Dr. Haidar Al Yousuf

Dr. Haidar Al Yousuf is one of the most prominent personalities in the UAE healthcare industry and he is currently the Managing Director of Al-Futtaim Health and spearheading the overall functions and expansion plans of the healthcare division. His previous role has been with the prestigious Dubai Health Authority as Director of Health Funding and he was one of the key architects who was involved in the design and successful implementation of the health insurance system of the Emirate of Dubai (ISAHD اسعاد†) and the mandatory health insurance law for Dubai. The initiative was completed as per the directives and under the guidance of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice president of the UAE and Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai which enabled in achieving total healthcare coverage for the population in three years and regulating one of the most recognized health systems in region.

Dr. Haidar in his capacity has established a wider system design and restructure role of the health financing model of the Emirate of Dubai and has designed healthcare electronic transaction infrastructure of the Emirate (eClaimLink), the public response system (iPROMeS insurance partners relations management electronic system), SAADA & Enaya and have assisted other government programs design and operations.