Dr. Darius Osei is a seasoned hospital leadership and management expert with twenty-nine (29) years’ experience in hospital management in both the public and private sectors.
He has held a number of hospital management positions including serving as a Medical Director of a Secondary level healthcare provider in Cape Coast, Ghana, now a tertiary level healthcare provider (The Cape Coast Teaching Hospital).
He also led the transformation agenda of one of the most successful quasi government hospitals in Ghana (The Trust Hospital). Aside leading the service provision expansionary drive of the hospital, Dr. Osei as the General Manager led the establishment and opening of Eight (8) new branches which are doing very well.
Due to his prowess in leading hospital management and transformation, the government of Ghana in July, 2018, led by His Excellency the President of the Republic of Ghana, appointed him as the first ever Chief Executive of the newly opened University of Ghana Medical Centre (UGMC) with the mandate to operationalize same.
The UGMC is designed to become the first quaternary level healthcare provider in Ghana with the intention of serving the West African sub-region and beyond.
Dr. Osei is a qualified Medical Doctor. He also holds a master’s degree in Hospital Management. He has attended and shared his experience at a number of local and international workshops, seminars and trainings relevant to his area of expertise, healthcare management.