Dr Ahmed El Saeed, Focal Area Lead at the United Nations Global Pulse Finland, Executive Office of the UN Secretary-General, said: “International development is everybody’s business. You can do business and do good, and this is a message to the private sector, there is a very important role for the private sector to play in building back better and fairer.”
He was speaking at the ‘Tackling Health Inequalities: Levelling-up Beyond COVID-19’ closing keynote session. Panel members also included Dr Deborah Maufi, Chief Medical Officer at Babymoon Care, the Netherlands and Lord Victor Adebowale, Chair, NHS Confederation, UK. The session was moderated by Denise Hines from HIMSS.