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

Episode Information

Laila concludes her conversation with Richard Haykel, the chairman of Haykel Hospital, the largest and most advanced private hospital in northern Lebanon. Richard is a role model for anyone who wants to create positive change in their community and inspire others to do the same. In the conclusion of this episode, Richard explains what knowledge means to him, and how he pursues lifelong learning through attending various development and leadership programs. He also adds how those programs helped him to develop a strategic vision, embrace digital transformation, and lead across cultures and markets. Richard’s story is truly inspiring and empowering. He shows us that with knowledge, mindfulness, and passion, we can achieve great things and make a difference in the world.

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.