Director and General Manager, GSD Healthcare, Milan, Italy
Dr. Magro is a European board-certified Neurosurgeon with fourteen years of experience in healthcare between clinical practice, consulting and managing healthcare organizations. He has worked in healthcare across a multitude of topics in large hospitals, diverse healthcare providers, pharmaceuticals and medical devices companies across Europe, the USA and Middle East, and practiced clinically in four European Centers of Excellence.
As of January 2017 Dr. Magro is the Director and General Manager of GSD Healthcare, the first international affiliate of Gruppo Ospedaliero San Donato, a leading international private hospital group. GSD Healthcare runs medical training, management and consulting operations for clinicians and healthcare companies, and is based out of Dubai (UAE).
Previously, he has worked for almost four years as a management consultant for McKinsey & Company, mainly in the healthcare and hospitals operations practice. During this time he has addressed highly complex operational issues for a multitude of providers, such as the following: multi-specialty clinical performance transformation in the largest pediatric hospital of the UK; purchasing and supplies management for a top-5 private hospital group in the USA; clinical and commercial strategy for an international healthcare hub in the UAE; group-wide clinical operations improvement for an American hospital group; emergency department transformation in leading Italian national center.
Dr. Magro also is since May 2018 a contract professor of Healthcare Management, teaching global health systems organization in the Vita-Salute San Raffaele University Medical School (Milan).
He holds a Master’s in Medicine and Surgery and a specialist degree in Neurosurgery (both cum laude) from Federico II University of Naples, and has completed a fellowship in Pediatric Neurosurgery in Great Ormond Street Hospital (London).