Born and educated in Zimbabwe, completed RN training in Wales, UK. Moved from Public sector to private sector in London in 1984, and since 1986 have been working in and out of London and the Middle East: Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Iraq, Bahrain, UAE and Kuwait. Have been at Director level since 1992, COO and C-suite level since 2010. Actively commissioning and involved in quality standard development and implementation : HQS, CQC, JCIA, ISO 15189, CARF, OSHAD, and Australian since 1987. Am educated in Intensive care, Business administration, Health services administration, and advanced enterprise risk management.