GKSD is guided by three outstanding figures

The board

The distinctive business flair and skills of the GKSD board guide the company towards the most innovative solutions.

Kamel Ghribi

Chairman of GK Investment Holding Group. President of GKSD Holding. President of GSD Healthcare Middle East and Vice President of Gruppo Ospedaliero San Donato.

He is a seasoned entrepreneur who enjoyed a long and prestigious career in the Oil&Petrochemical sector before dedicating his time to his Swiss based GK Investment Holding Group. Subsequently, he went on to become the driving force of GSD Middle East when he accepted the role of Chairman and developed the culture of expansion that has boosted the international profile of Italy’s first private healthcare group – Gruppo Ospedaliero San Donato Research Hospital (GSD), of which he is also the Vice President. Over and above his role as President of GKSD Holding, Kamel Ghribi is currently Chairman of GK Investment Holding Group, Switzerland; President of GSD Healthcare Middle East, UAE; Vice President of Gruppo Ospedaliero San Donato Research Hospital, Italy and President of ECAM - The European Corporate Council on Africa and the Middle East.

Paolo Rotelli

Class of 1989 Paolo Rotelli is a manager on whom the mantle of responsibility was thrust from an early age when he found himself in the role of GSD President in 2013.

His professional experience began in 2011 when he was given the opportunity to support the CEO of GSD for one year, whereupon he was able to understand firsthand the complexity of factors involved in healthcare management and developed his own successful management style based on an interdisciplinary approach covering economics, philosophy, psychology and sociology.
Paolo Rotelli is responsible for the rebranding and modernisation of GSD, in particular the adoption and extension of integrated digital technology and breaking into the foreign healthcare market by bringing the Lombardy private/public healthcare model to North Africa, Eastern Europe and the United Arab Emirates. He is currently the President of the Vita-Salute San Raffaele University, Vice President of GSD and Vice President of GKSD Holding.

Marco Rotelli

Born in 1993 Marco Rotelli is an Alumnus of Bocconi University where he graduated Cum Laude in Business Administration and Management in 2014. By 2016 he was already the Vice President of GSD following a spell as a Financial Sponsor Analyst for Mediobanca in London.

During his time as President of AIOP Lombardia – The Italian Association of Private Hospitals - Marco oversaw the representation of 520 private clinical care facilities operating across Italy that treat c.1M patients per annum. In his role as Vice-President of GSD, Marco actively supports regulated competitiveness and the rationalisation of financial resources that permit patient centred care based on respect and the individual’s freedom to choose the best treatment, clinical structure and M.D. Such an approach to healthcare not only protects the patient’s health but also guarantees quality services and transparency at all stages of treatment.
Marco Rotelli was also the Director of the Assolombarda Health Group part of Assolombarda, the largest association in the Confidustria system that operates in the city of Milan and surrounding provinces of Lodi, Monza Brianza and Pavia.

Chairman executive team

A successful company depends entirely on the sum of its parts. At GKSD we take pride in the strength of the teams who work tirelessly behind the scenes for us often overseeing highly complex management issues with flawless professionalism and efficiency.

Advisory board

Our Scientific Board has what it takes to lead in Healthcare

The GKSD Scientific Board members drive the GKSD Healthcare arm of the Holding. With their myriad experience and expertise, they know what it takes to face new challenges and the pressures of success in the world of healthcare. They have the knowledge and ability to transform healthcare through innovation and their diverse experience and perspectives allow them to drive GKSD Holding into the future.

Advisory Board

Who we are

Our team provides operational excellence

The team

Under the expert guidance of the Board the daily business of GKSD is run by highly experienced senior professionals supported by motivated and talented junior professionals who have the responsibility of ensuring that GKSD services are managed to the highest standards. United by the common goal of providing world-class services, all GKSD teams aim to deliver.