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Dr. Viktor Hediger

Senior PartnerDubai

Serves a variety of healthcare clients, including public and private payers and providers, with a focus on large scale primary healthcare, provider, and supply-chain transformation

Viktor is the managing partner of our Public, Social, and Healthcare Practices in Eastern Europe, the Middle East, and Africa, where he helps clients reform and redesign their public, social, and health impact to improve citizens’ lives.

A medical doctor by training, with a PhD, he has helped pioneer health-system transformations around the world. His clients have included national governments, nonprofit organizations, payers, and providers.

Viktor developed a consulting approach for examining the health systems of entire countries. This approach has been applied on a global basis and has aided improvements in regulation, financing, emergency-response transformation, and healthcare delivery.

Viktor holds an MD, PhD, and MPH and is trained as a doctor of neurosurgery.

  • Healthcare

Published work

Age is just a number: How older adults view healthy aging,” McKinsey Health Institute, May 2023

Closing the future-skills gap,” McKinsey & Company, January 2019

Defining a health benefits package: More tips for emerging markets,” McKinsey & Company, July 2018

Health system financing: Tips for emerging markets,” McKinsey & Company, April 2018

Past experience

University of Bern
Neurosurgical intern and resident


University of Bern
MD and PhD

Harvard University, T.H. Chan School of Public Health