Our company’s greatest resources are its people, and nowhere is that notion more evident than in our management team.
Proven entrepreneur and accomplished executive committed to delivering projects that benefit all project stakeholders and society as a whole.
Mr. Feroz Agad is an accomplished executive, investor and entrepreneur with over 15 years experience of managing multimillion-dollar corporations in industries including healthcare, real estate, communications, tourism and information technology. By capitalizing on his business acumen, technical expertise, interpersonal skills and strategic mindset, Mr. Agad has been instrumental in penetrating new markets and achieving significant sales growth for the companies he has previously founded and managed. Mr. Agad presently sits on the board of directors at four companies and sits on two advisory boards, a committee for a non-profit humanitarian organization and a committee on education.
Chief Medical Officer
Considered to be one of the world’s best cancer physicians with over 19 years of experience in Proton Therapy, Dr. Thornton is sought after for dealing with highly complex clinical cases and for leading the ongoing research and development of Proton Therapy.
Dr. Allan Thornton has been involved with SAH Global’s Proton Therapy project since its inception. Dr. Thornton is an internationally recognized radiation oncology expert who recently served as Medical Director for the Midwest Proton Radiotherapy Institute (MPRI), having played a pivotal role in its development since inception. Prior to his MPRI appointment in 2002, Dr. Thornton was the Director of the Coronary Irradiation Brachytherapy Program at Massachusetts General Hospital’s Department of Invasive Cardiology and Radiation Medicine in Boston. Before that, he was the Director, Central Nervous System Division and Stereotactic Radiosurgery Program, Harvard Medical School, Department of Radiation Oncology. A graduate of the University of Virginia School of Medicine, Dr. Thornton completed his residency at the Ontario Cancer Institute, Princess Margaret Hospital, Toronto, Ontario.
Chief Operating Officer
Experienced executive with blue-chip consulting experience in top tier firms and experience of innovative technologies used in streamlining clinical environments.
Mr. Faique Sayeed has over 15 years of financial and business process consulting experience in a variety of industries, including healthcare. Prior to joining SAH, Mr. Sayeed served as Chief Executive Officer and President of nextFrequency, which specialized in streamlining patient flow with innovative visibility solutions. Mr. Sayeed founded nextFrequency as a company dedicated to improving patient care and driving down healthcare costs by leveraging emerging technologies such as Radio Frequency Identification (RFID). Mr. Sayeed has also worked for a number of the major accounting firms including Arthur Andersen Business Consulting, Cap Gemini Ernst and Young and KPMG Consulting (BearingPoint). Mr. Sayeed has a Masters Degree and Bachelors of Business Administration from Emory University’s Goizueta School of Business.
Dr. Andrew L. Chang
Chief of Pediatric Radiation Oncology
One of only five Radiation Oncologists in the United States who specialize in Pediatric Proton Therapy
Dr. Andrew L. Chang is one of only 30 radiation oncologists across the United States who specialize in treating children, and is one of only five who further specialize in Proton Therapy. Dr. Chang completed his BA in Classical Studies, Greek Literature and Language, from the University of California, Riverside, and his M.D. from Loma Linda (California) University School of Medicine. He is an Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology at the Indiana University School of Medicine.
Dr. Chang has held appointments at Loma Linda Medical Center and he was a Pediatric Oncology Fellow at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee. He is a distinguished international speaker on pediatric Proton Therapy as well as being board certified. He also sits on the board of directors for the Pediatric Proton Foundation.
Director of Health Services
Mr. Dickey has over 24 years experience as a radiation therapist with more than 15 years in leadership roles including chief, director, and vice president positions. He has served as the Vice President of Clinical Operations for Midwest Proton Radiotherapy Institute (MPRI) as well as the Chief Radiation Therapist for Jordan Hospital in Plymouth, Massachusetts.
Mr. Dickey is a sought after guest lecturer and consultant on proton therapy and design of proton therapy and radiation therapy centers. Most recently he was part of a team of proton professionals that traveled to Taiwan to provide insight on development of a proton therapy clinic. He was also very involved as a design manager during the construction of MPRI and as a consultant during the design phase of Procure’s Oklahoma Proton Therapy Center
Abdul Rahman Mohamad Al-Hussaini
SAH Care Regional Director
Professional Business Developer with Medical Travel Experience
Abdul Rahman Al-Hussaini is a Regional Director with SAH Care, a subsidiary of SAH Global. Mr. Al-Hussaini is responsible for SAH Care’s due diligence process as well as handling negotiations with government officials and clients at the corporate and regional levels.
Mr. Al-Hussaini has successfully overseen the due diligence process with top government officials in the Kingdom of Bahrain in collaborating between SAH Global and the MOH. Mr. Al-Hussiani has held positions at multinational corporations such as AMJ Projects, Smith Barney Citi Financial and Exxon Mobil. He holds a BSc in Islamic Finance from the University College of Bahrain.
Head of Legal
Shari’a Scholar and legal experience of project structuring
Mr. Badrul Hasan is a Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales and has over 10 years of experience in English law, Islamic law and Islamic finance. Mr. Hasan was formerly an associate at the international law firm, Simmons & Simmons, and was a member of its award winning Islamic finance team based in Dubai. He was called to the English Bar in 2001 and subsequently qualified as a solicitor of the senior courts of England and Wales.
Mr. Hasan has also studied Shari’a at Al-Azhar University, Egypt, and is an AAOIFI certified Islamic finance advisor and auditor who specializes in structuring and drafting documentation for Shari’a compliant products in both Arabic and English.
President of Equipment Sales
Accomplished Sales Professional with over 20 years of Experience
Over 20 years of continued experience in the healthcare industry. With a degree from Maximilien de Sully, Marseille in Business Management, Mr. Petri played in integral role in developing the Middle East and African markets for GE and IBA. During is 11 year tenure at GE he grew the market by creating indirect distribution channels from an annual turnover of $3m to $25m.
He was recruited by IBA where he served for 6 years as the Vice President of Sales during which he developed the proton therapy market. Having been in the industry for over 20 years, Mr. Petri brings a wealth of knowledge in technology in the field of particle accelerators and nuclear medicine.
Lead Nuclear Medicine Technologist
Committed Profession Dedicated to the Field of Nuclear Medicine
Laura Schneirla is a Certified Nuclear Medicine Technologist from the University of Alabama Birmingham and a qualified PET/CT Technologist who brings a depth of knowledge and over 7 years of experience with PET/CT, Cardiac Nuclear Imaging and all general Nuclear Medicine Imaging. Laura has extensive experience in developing policies and procedures for Nuclear Medicine Departments and ensuring National Radiation standards are followed.
Laura served on the Board for the Alabama Society of Nuclear Medicine. Laura was one of 12 candidates selected from an applicant pool of over 100 to the University of Alabama – Birmingham Nuclear Medicine Technologist program, making her the eldest and most successful candidate to ever complete the program.
International Patient Coordiantor
Ms. Saif serves as the international patient coordinator for SAH Care at our partner facility, Hampton University Proton Institute, and has experience working with patients from many different countries and cultures. Ms. Saif previously worked at Hampton University Child Development Center, as a teacher’s assistant, where she managed the daily activities of the children and their education. Ms. Saif received her undergraduate science degree from Hampton University and is current a certified Medical assistant.
Mr. Faris is a systems engineer who is responsible for initaiting, planning and executing business critical projects. He has international experience in developing, implementing and improving business processes in various industries including retail, banking and healthcare. Prior to joining SAH Global, Rayyan was a Logistics Engineer at Walmart and a Human Resources Technical Analyst at the Islamic Development Bank.