Jagannath Rout


Jagannath Rout

Vice Chairman & Chief Executive Officer

Jagannath Rout is our Vice Chairman & Chief Executive Officer. His prior roles include Chief Financial Officer of the organisation, proving to be instrumental to the establishment of Emirates Hospital as a brand focused on its guests with leading medical practices and industry defining standards.

Prior to his employment with the Group, Mr. Rout worked at KPMG, where he managed a group of teams in various industry sectors such as healthcare, construction, oil and gas and real estate. Prior to KPMG, Mr Rout worked in international consulting and audit firms in India including Ernst & Young LLP. Mr Rout has more than 19 years of experience providing advisory, statutory and internal audit and other consulting services to multinational companies (including various local manufacturing and service industries in India). Mr. Rout is a Qualified Chartered Accountant and a Qualified Cost and Management Accountant from India.

Mr. Rout plays a crucial leadership role in the growth of EHG. He oversees mergers and acquisitions, corporate planning and strategy, Legal, Information Technology, risk management and investor relations. He successfully completed several high-profile projects and healthcare acquisitions in the region as well as internationally for EHG since joining the Group.

Mr. Rout is a board member of various KBBO subsidiaries, including those in the financial services and healthcare etc.