Michael Gani

Michael is a qualified Chartered Accountant and has had a professional career of over 23 years, the last 12 of which were spent working in his current position as group chief financial officer of one of the largest healthcare investment and development companies in the UAE. Prior to this Michael spent 8 years working initially as an auditor and then management consultant for one of the big four accounting firms.

Dr. Ammar Safar

Dr. Ammar Safar is the Chief Medical Officer of Moorfields Eye Hospitals in the UAE since 2018, and a Professor of Ophthalmology at the Mohammed Bin Rashid University Of Medicine and Health Sciences. Dr. Ammar holds a certificate in Healthcare Management from Cornell University and has previously served as the President of Medical Staff at American Hospital Dubai. He is American Board Certified in Ophthalmology and is a highly experienced consultant in vitreoretinal diseases and surgery.

Dr. Ammar has over 20 years of experience and trained in Georgetown University in Washington, DC and the University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas, USA. Dr. Ammar then went on to hold the position of Assistant and later Associate Professor and Director of Vitreoretinal Surgery at the Department of Ophthalmology, Jones Eye Institute, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, in the United States.