Mr. Abouzeid is the President & Chief Executive Officer of GE Healthcare Eastern Growth Markets.
In his present role, Maher is responsible for driving the expansion of GE Healthcare’s franchise including Imaging, Life Sciences and Digital across the region. Working with with a range of channel partners and startup operations, Mr. Abouzeid is partnering with both public and private health providers to bring innovative business models, financial solutions and sustainable approaches to healthcare development.
With more than 22 years of experience across the healthcare sector, Abouzeid brings deep domain expertise having held senior roles in Strategy, Operations, Sales and Business Development across Africa, Turkey & the Middle East and Central Asia.
Joining GE Healthcare in 2007 as Indirect Channel Service Sales Manager for the Middle East, Africa, Turkey & Central Asia, he relocated to Egypt in 2009 as General Manager (GM) for Service in Africa. In 2011, Maher returned to Dubai as GM for Service for Middle East & Pakistan, prior to his appointment as President & CEO of the region in 2012.
Previously, he led 3M’s regional Healthcare business (covering Medical Devices, Dental & Pharmaceuticals). Maher also served as DePuy Franchise Director at Johnson & Johnson Medical for the Middle East.
Abouzeid holds a Degree in Biochemistry attained from the American University of Beirut in 1992 and is Six-Sigma Green Belt Certified.