Carl Stanifer joined TVM Capital Healthcare Partners in 2014. He resides in Abu Dhabi and works independently, serving as board member and strategic advisor to several health care companies in the Middle East.
He also serves as Chairman of the Board and Chairman of the Executive Committee to Cambridge Medical & Rehabilitation Center. Additionally, Mr. Stanifer is Non‐Executive Chairman of Arabian International Healthcare Holding Co. (“Tibbiyah”), a wholly owned subsidiary of the Al Faisaliah Group in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. He has extensive experience in health care operations, financial management, acquisitions, new company start-ups, and new facility development; and successfully served as CEO of Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (“SEHA”) for seven years from August 2007. He was the first CEO of this company following its formation by Emiri Decree in 2007. SEHA owns and operates a multi-facility healthcare company in Abu Dhabi.
Prior to joining SEHA, he was Group Chief Financial Officer, Bumrungrad Hospital Public Company Limited in Bangkok, Thailand. Prior to joining Bumrungrad, Mr. Stanifer was Chairman and President of start-up VISTA Healthcare Asia Pte. Ltd., in Singapore. For several years prior to VISTA, he worked for U.S.-based Tenet Healthcare Corporation where he held several senior positions including Senior Vice President, Operations of their International Healthcare Division. During his fifteen-year tenure with Tenet, he lived and worked in Saudi Arabia, Australia, Malaysia and Singapore.
He also served in the International Division of Hospital Corporation of America (“HCA”) where he worked with the Singapore Ministry of Health to implement restructuring of MOH hospitals from civil service to private ownership. Prior to 1982, when he began his global healthcare career, he worked with several U.S. based healthcare companies, beginning in 1970 upon completion of undergraduate studies.
Mr. Stanifer holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and Finance from the University of the Cumberlands, and conducted graduate studies in Health Planning and Administration at the University of Cincinnati. He is a past member of the American College of Healthcare Executives and a past member of the U.S. based Healthcare Financial Management Association and the Medical Group Management Association. Mr. Stanifer is a citizen of the USA.