PrivateDoc Welcomes Wais Shaifta as New CEO
Former CEO at Push Doctor will drive expansion of accessible, high-quality healthcare services
LONDON, UK, 12th September 2023 — PrivateDoc, a leading provider of digital healthcare solutions, has today announced the appointment of Wais Shaifta as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO).
Shaifta joins PrivateDoc this month having held a variety of executive, operational and leadership roles in several e-commerce and healthcare businesses. As the former CEO at Push Doctor, one of the leading digital healthcare companies in Europe, Shaifta worked in partnership with the NHS to connect thousands of patients each week with clinicians.
Before joining Push Doctor, Shaifta was Director of Global Operations at Treatwell, prior to which he was International Operations Director at Just Eat.
"I am honoured to lead PrivateDoc into its next phase of growth"
"I am honoured to lead PrivateDoc into its next phase of growth", said Mr. Shaifta. “PrivateDoc's commitment to revolutionizing healthcare aligns with my own passion for improving patient experiences and outcomes. Together, we will continue to drive excellence and help our customers be the best version of themselves.”
Shaifta is also a Non-Executive Director and Chair of the Sustainability Committee of The Gym Group plc, a Non-Executive Director and member of the Board for Reach plc, and an Operating Partner for Samaipata.
Paul Marshall, Director at PrivateDoc, added, "Wais is an accomplished leader with a remarkable track record. His appointment comes at a pivotal time as PrivateDoc continues to expand its services and reach, providing accessible, high-quality healthcare to our customers."
PrivateDoc’s digital online clinic caters for the needs of lifestyle conditions under the guidance of the Care Quality Commission. Founded in 2013, the Suffolk-based e-Health firm provides digital healthcare solutions for patients with sensitive issues that can often be hard to discuss with a GP, or those services that are not supported by the NHS.
PrivateDoc is a fully regulated digital online clinic catering for the needs of lifestyle conditions under the guidance of the Care Quality Commission. With a team of experienced healthcare professionals and a commitment to patient well-being, PrivateDoc offers a wide range of medical solutions, including weight-loss, skincare, hair loss and sexual health.
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