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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 Systems & Services 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.

Published work

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