Eng. Chidi Izuwah

Member of PPPHealth4All Advisory Board

Engr. Chidi Izuwah is currently the Acting Director General of the Presidency Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission of Nigeria (ICRC). Before this appointment, he was the Executive Director, Support Services Department. He started his career in ICRC in 2009 as the pioneer Executive Director of the PPP Resource Department (EDP3RD) where he set up the Department from scratch and divided them into workable and manageable PPP Project Delivery Units each covering various sectors of the economy. He was EDP3RD until June 2016.

Chidi Izuwah leads the ICRC’s efforts in driving healthcare PPPs at the federal level in Nigeria.This effort includes post  contract management of Garki Hospital user pay PPP,  medical equipment scheme PPP to upgrade 22 Teaching Hospitals across Nigeria , including the construction of  a greenfield 500-bed  world class quarternary care hospital via PPP scheme  in Abuja (capital of Nigeria). This also include PPP projects to improve medical  commodities supply chain management via temperature -controlled warehouses; medical equipment scheme PPP to improve diagnostics, imaging, dialysis, pharmaceutical, cardiology and cancer medical services across several identified Federal Hospitals.

But above all,  the  biggest priority for Engr Chidi Izuwah is the  current ICRC’s initiative to procure through PPP scheme mobile medical clinics to improve primary healthcare care across Nigeria, especially amongst internally displaced communities  affected by  insurgency in the North East region of Nigeria.

Disclaimer
Engr. Chidi Izuwah acts in his individual capacity and does not represent the federal government of Nigeria in his role of the member of PPPHealth4All Advisory Board.