Dr. John Wekesa Masasabi

Dr. John Wekesa Masasabi

Ag. CEO

Dr. Masasabi is the Acting CEO of KUTRRH. He was formerly the Acting Director-General for Health, Ministry of Health. Dr. Wekesa has over 33 years of experience in Health Systems Management and was instrumental in the formulation of the Kenya Health Policy (2014-2030) while serving as the Head, Department of Policy, Planning and Healthcare Financing, in the Ministry. He holds a Bachelors degree in medicine and surgery and a Masters degree in medicine (General Surgery) from the University of Nairobi. He holds a post graduate diploma in health systems management (Israel) and Policy analysis and implementation in addition to strategic leadership from the Kenya school of Government.

Dr.Wekesa has a vast experience in Public Private Partnerships (PPPs) and is instrumental in fostering collaborations between the Board and other health institutions local, regional, international. He is currently pursuing a PhD. in Health Systems Management at the Kenya Methodist University. He is a full member of the Kenya Institute of Management (KIM).