Ahmet Genc, Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Ahmet Genc, M.Sc., M.B.A is the founder, President and CEO of Euphoria Healthcare. He is an experienced healthcare professional with unique multidisciplinary skill sets in biomedical technologies, international business and health finance & management.
Genc has worked as an administrator and biomedical analyst in Radiology and Cardiology departments in School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA, where he gained expertise in planning and coordination of research & development in medicine; namely, medical imaging, image-guided therapy and interventional medicine.
His main area of work in Radiology was studying the effect of dementia in the brain in a project named Baltimore Longitudinal Study on Aging (BLSA). In Cardiology, he oversaw major responsibilities in the electrophysiology project of “Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation (AF) with radiofrequency ablation under MRI guidance --during cardiac catheterization.”
After relocating, he worked as a Hospital director at Sivas Anadolu Hospital and General Manager at Central Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey. Furthermore, as a senior consultant in Siemens Healthcare, he provided high profile consultancy services to healthcare providers, investors and policy makers. He mainly focused on strategic healthcare management, turn-key hospitals, digital hospitals, integration of IT technologies in healthcare, business & clinical workflow optimization and health policy planning and development.
Having seen both sides of the coin in healthcare services, first as an administrator and hospital manager and later as the volunteer in the International Services Department in both Johns Hopkins Hospitals and Cleveland Clinic, Mr. Genc brings a unique personal and professional experience to his role in Euphoria Healthcare.
That's why, after working so many years as a professional, he rolled up his sleeves to ensure patients get better and quality medical treatment in minimum time at lower cost via Euphoria Healthcare services.
Mr. Genc received a Master of Science degree in Biomedical Engineering from Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH in 1999 and a Master of Business Administration in International Business from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD in 2005. He got his post-graduate certificate in Health Finance & Management from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in 2006. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey and married with two children.
Abdulbesir Ceylan, Vice President
Abdulbesir Ceylan is Vice President of Euphoria Healthcare. He has studied on the subjects of global marketing of healthcare services and the effects of Health Tourism on the Turkish economy. He continued his academic works about international health tourism in the well-known centers such as Rienecker Institute for Oncology, Munich, Germany, George Washington University, Washington DC, USA and General Massachusetts Hospital, Boston, USA.
Currently Ceylan pursues his PhD degree in public relations in Maltepe University, Istanbul. He successfully completed the Leadership School in Bahcesehir University, Istanbul where he got certificates in various topics such as Global leadership, Politics and American Studies Program. He is married with three children.
Ugur Es, Chief Medical Officer
Ugur Es, M.D is Chief Medical Officer of Euphoria Healthcare. He is a successful Cardiovascular surgeon, who performed more than 4,500 by-pass surgeries as a primary surgeon and has involved in about 10,000 Open Heart surgeries (CABG) since 1995. He has a partnership in manufacturing medical disposables and surgical dressings company, and also provides high level consultancy to several biotech and medical device companies.
Dr. Es was the CEO and co-founder of the first cardiology hospital, Istanbul Private Cardiology, in Istanbul, Turkey 1999. Based on his entrepreneurship and successful career as a Cardiac surgeon, he managed and acted as a team leader of Cardiovascular Operating Theaters (OR) throughout his career in various hospitals.
Dr. Es received his medical degree from Faculty of Medicine, Ege University, Izmir, 1986 and finished his residency in Kosuyolu Cardiology and Research Hospital, Istanbul, 1992 and his fellowship in Cardiovascular surgery in Siyami Ersek Cardiac Hospital, Istanbul in 1998. He holds a Cardiovascular Surgeon Board Certificate. Dr. Es is married with two children.
Sonat Ertan, Patient Relations Coordinator
Ertan started her career in Aygaz Company, affiliated with Koc Group, as an Executive Assistant in 1984. While working in Aygaz, she got the certificates of Secretarial Skills, Time Management and Kensington Academy Certificate regarding to Advance English.
After twenty year experience in Aygaz, she worked for Vitsan Company and Japanese firm. She has been with Euphoria Healthcare since then. Ertan’s unique communication and organizational skills add greater competence to Euphoria Healthcare team, especially with her empathy skills.
Apart from her graduation from American Secretarial Academy in 1984, she holds three certificates in Business English, Accounting and use of computers.
She is a mother of a daughter.