Partner And Director, iheoo Partners, Healthcare & Hospital Projects Division
Dayo is a Director of the Healthcare and Hospital Projects Practice at Iheoo Partners a Lagos Based Professional services firm. Over the past decade he has worked in healthcare sector across Africa, helping governments, public and private sector organizations with operations, strategy and policy. He has a pioneering and inspiring vision for the future of healthcare in Africa and is a leader with deep knowledge of the African medical tourism and hospital sector. He leads a team of consultants that advises governments, local and international hospitals & insurance companies seeking to learn about the outgoing medical tourism trends in the Nigerian and sub regional healthcare market. He also advises local governments and hospitals across Africa on how to tap into the global medical tourism industry to develop healthcare infrastructure by forming international partnerships to establishment of hospital joint ventures, hospital clusters and medical free zones. Dr Dayo Osholowu is also Vice Chairman of the Iheoo Partners subsidiary International Patient Services Nigeria Limited a leading outgoing medical tourism Agency in Nigeria that contracts with Nigerian Oil and Gas companies and local Ministries of health to: Send patients for treatment abroad, organizes training for local doctors abroad as well as partnering with International hospitals and clinics to organise in country delegations to perform Continuous Medical Education, Virtual and Outpatient Consultations and Surgical Camps. IPS Nigeria also coordinates local advertising and promotion in ( TV, On-line and Press) for international medical tourism promotion agencies & international hospitals in the Nigerian market. Before Joining the management Board of Iheoo, Dr Osholowu has served as CEO of 40 year old bedded Nigerian hospital group and master-minded the recapitalisation and redevelopment of the hospital to international standards in partnership with an International hospital group. He also served as a Nigerian National Team Physician with appointments as Clinical Director of the Special Olympics International Healthy Athletes program in Nigeria, Team Physician South Africa 2010 FIFA World Cup and Doctor of the first Nigerian Expedition to summit Mountain Kilimanjaro. He is also currently the Executive Producer of the Emmy award winning CBS Television medical talk show format in Africa “The Doctors Africa”.