M.P Shah appoints Dr. Toseef Din as Chief Executive Officer

M.P Shah appoints Dr. Toseef Din as Chief Executive Officer

The Board of M.P Shah Hospital on Sunday announced the appointment of Dr. Toseef Din as the Chief Executive Officer effective immediately.

Dr. Toseef brings close to two decades of diverse experience in finance and healthcare management.

Until her appointment, she held senior positions at the hospital including the finance department as the Head of Finance and later as the Chief Operating Officer.

She is credited with offering expertise in leading financial strategies to facilitate sustainability as well as growth plans and improving existing processes and systems to help the top healthcare facility deliver professional affordable care services.

Toseef has also played a crucial role in achieving peak customer satisfaction through dedication of employees, quality and service.

 “The appointment of Dr Toseef Din as the CEO is a significant step towards building a world class healthcare facility. She will be responsible for creating a patient-centred and digital health care system that delivers high-quality services to Kenyans. The board believes Toseef’s history with the hospital, commitment to learning and innovation and unique mix of skills and leadership qualities position her for success in leading our hospital forward,” said the hospital’s board chairman Dr Manoj Shah.

 Dr. Toseef holds an Honorary Doctorate in Humanities from the United Graduate College and Seminary International, a Masters with distinction in financial management from Heriot Watt University Edinburgh (MSc Financial Management).

 The Association of the Chartered Certified Accountants, UK (ACCA) fellow and Member of Institute of Chartered public accountants in Kenya (ICPAK) also holds a Bachelor’s degree in applied accounting from Oxford Brookes University, UK (BSc Applied Accounting), Managing Healthcare business, Strathmore business school and is a Certified Kaizen practitioner.

 The chairperson adds, “Toseef is a firm believer of equal opportunity for any gender based on ability, qualification and performance and believes that a woman’s voice needs to be heard and is no longer an invisible entity. She is passionate about environment conservation and has championed the Go-Green initiative in the Hospital.”

 Her appointment comes at a time the country and the whole world is being ravaged by the COVID-19 pandemic, stretching our health care facilities.

 Dr. Toseef said, “I am committed to boost the hospital’s capacity to help meet rising demand for affordable healthcare through training and education of local resources, improving affordable healthcare plans, foster collaborations and strategically position the hospital to tackle mental health and promote well-being of the country’s population by creating a culture of preventive health check-ups to decrease the burden of disease and associated risk factors.”

 “The potential for our collective strength in partnership with health sector stakeholders at every level, patients and their caregivers is enormous and reassuring,’’ Toseef added.