Michael Richmond MD
Chief Executive Officer and President, Chief of Staff
Dr Richmond was appointed chief executive officer and president on 1 August 2020, having joined BHB as chief of staff in August 2017. He continues to serve as chief of staff temporarily during the recruitment process. As CEO and president, Dr Richmond reports to the Board chair and is responsible for the strategy and operations of the entire organisation, which encompasses medical, senior care, mental health services, a range of outpatient services and all support functions. As chief of staff, he has responsibility for clinical care and quality at the hospitals. Prior to joining BHB, Dr Richmond served as chief medical officer at Hamad Medical Corporation and chief executive officer of Hamad Medical Corporation’s Women’s Hospital in Qatar. He brings to BHB extensive knowledge of healthcare and hospital management. Dr Richmond obtained his medical degree from the University of Aberdeen and specialised in anaesthetics at the Royal College of Anaesthetists in the UK and College of Anaesthetists Ireland.