Shima Jacobs

Director of Development

HCA Healthcare, United Kingdom

Based at London's largest private healthcare hospital group for the past 14 years. Shima has a background in medical governance and international partnerships and currently works in the Physician Services team. Shima's primary focus is development and implementation of strategic plans to expand the UK division consultant base and market presence. She chairs the division business development meeting to ensure individual hospitals are aligned with divisional objectives and works directly with consultant doctors to lead on doctor engagement initiatives. Shima is passionate about diversity, equality and inclusivity and strives to embody such values in her day to day role and as a leader. Her goal as a leader is to create a culture of psychological safety to allow colleagues to thrive in their work environment.