Ray Kattar graduated in civil engineering at California Polytechnic in 1989, then earned a Bachelor of Commerce in Finance at McGill University and later obtained a degree in Artificial Technology Studies from Harvard. Ray is a strategic advisor and Board Member at Europtima (London) and management4Health (Frankfurt), with clients across USA, EMENA & GCC, and Western Asia. Ray brings a diversified experience in Private, Public and Para-Public sectors. He ran a practice at KPMG North America where he closely worked on large engagements helping Fortune 500 companies and government agencies structure financing models and deliver projects.
He relocated to the EMEA region in August 2010 from Boston, and since then he worked in the Healthcare World to launch and advance Healthcare services (Hospitals, Clinics, Technologies, Pharma..) and formulated investments opportunities exceeding USD_3B of fund raising activities and roadshows, advised Sultanate Oman on Private and Public healthcare facilities, and grew Healthcare operations in the UK, Poland, UAE, Qatar, and other regions. He was selected by the World Bank and the government of Afghanistan in 2012-13 to devise the state’s first Public-Private-Partnership for a job creation framework where he worked with multiple ministries to develop policies and to create a financial sustainable model of operations. His American experience reaches more than 17 Healthcare entities such as Tenet Healthcare, Mount Auburn, Mass General, Brigham and Women, Mount Sinai, and others.
- Egypt / since 2010 / EMAAR-UAE: “MIVIDA Town”
- Togo / 2014 / “PPP In TOGO”
- Afghanistan / 2011-13 / World Bank: “Defining, designing and deploying the first IT Park”