Muntaqa Umar-Sadiq

Chief Executive Officer, Private Sector Health Alliance of Nigeria

Muntaqa Umar-Sadiq is the Chief Executive Officer of the Private Sector Health Alliance (PHN) – the foremost private sector coalition focusing on mobilizing private sector resources, capabilities, innovation and partnerships to complement government's efforts in advancing health outcomes in Nigeria. Muntaqa was the Senior Technical Advisor to the former Honourable Minister of State for Health in Nigeria, Dr. Muhammad Ali Pate. In this position, he was responsible for leading a number of landmark healthcare reform programs. He commenced his career as a healthcare investment banker at Morgan Stanley in the U.K where he focused on the Healthcare & Pharmaceutical sector Umar-sadiq is a graduate from the University of Cambridge, England, where he did an M.Phil in Bioscience Enterprise and undertook an MBBS / Medical sciences degree at Imperial College School of Medicine, London. He is also a Chartered Alternatives Investment Analyst (CAIAI) charter holder.