Isaac is currently the Group Managing Director – Health Business, for the UAP – Old Mutual Group, the East Africa financial services company which is part of Old Mutual PLC. He is responsible for driving health business strategy for the group currently in 4 countries (Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda and S. Sudan). Isaac has over 17 years’ experience in the health sector with 15 of those specifically in health insurance. Main interests are in developing sustainable health insurance programs and especially innovations around increasing penetration to the uninsured populations in Africa. Isaac is the current chair of the Healthcare Financing Committee of KHF where he is involved in developing engagement models among private sector players and also between the private sector and government.
Isaac has undergraduate qualifications in health sciences, and has had extensive experience and studies in business management and strategy. He has post graduate qualifications in health systems management and is currently undertaking a Doctorate in Business Administration (DBA) focusing on design models for national healthcare financing programs for developing countries.