How Richard Haykel Turned His Passion into a Purpose and a Profession (Part One)

Episode Information

In the premiere episode of The Knowledge Mindfulness Porch, Dr. Laila Marouf welcomes Richard Haykel, the chairman of Haykel Hospital, the largest and most advanced private hospital in northern Lebanon. Richard shares his journey from being an economist to a hospital manager, and how he transformed the healthcare sector in Lebanon and beyond. He also reveals his secrets to staying motivated, resilient, and compassionate in facing challenges and crises. Richard is a role model for anyone who wants to create positive change in their community and inspire others to do the same. Tune in to this episode and learn from Richard’s wisdom, experience, and insights on how to be a mindful leader in the 21st century.

About Richard Haykel: Richard works as a hospital manager, currently managing a 125-bed multidisciplinary hospital in Tripoli, North Lebanon. As an active member of the business society, Richard serves as Vice President of the American Lebanese Chamber of Commerce (AmCham Lebanon) and Board Member of the Private syndicate of hospitals. He’s also an economist by education and graduated from Tufts University.