Eric de Roodenbeke

    • Eric de Roodenbeke's details
      • Country: Switzerland
      • Title: CEO
      • Institution: International Hospital Federation

    Eric de Roodenbeke, PhD, is a French national with an extensive international experience in health systems and policies and a strong background in hospital management.

    Since June 2008 he is the CEO of the International Hospital Federation (

    Prior to this he has worked a total of 4 years at the World Health Organization and the World Bank leading various health interventions, educational, management and capacity building programmes mostly in Africa.
    He has been Director of several French hospitals of different types for an over all period of 12 years.
    He has also worked at the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs for 10 years both at head quarter and in field projects in West and Central Africa and South East Asia.

    Eric de Roodenbeke holds a Ph.D. in health economic; a Hospital Administration post graduate diploma and a University diploma in Public Health. He has taught in various masters programs and senior continuous education courses and published several books as well as various articles in professional journals.