Tim Fincher

Tim Fincher

Chief Executive Officer / UAE

Dr. Fincher joined CURE as an Ophthalmologist in 2009. In 2017, he took on the additional role of Director of Spiritual Services and was appointed to the role of Chief Executive Officer of Kanad hospital in January 2020. As CEO, Tim is entrusted with deepening the focus on the mission, vision, and values of Kanad hospital while continuing to provide quality and compassionate care to the community we serve.

Dr. Fincher is very passionate about spiritual ministry and has been involved with various spiritual/mission programs and trips from a very young age. Since coming to the UAE, he has spent a considerable amount of time connecting with the local community, including learning Arabic to be able to better communicate with the Emirati and other nationals using their heart language.


Sam McDowell

Chief Financial Officer / UAE

Sam joined Oasis Hospital in June of 2013 and serves as the Chief Financial Officer at Oasis Hospital. In this role, Sam oversees accounting and all financial responsibilities of the hospital.

Sam received his MBA from Washington University. He has extensive international experience working in healthcare, oil, gas, and airline industries in Algeria, Romania, Sudan, Indonesia, Micronesia, […]

Brenda McLaughlin

Chief Medical Officer / UAE

Dr. Brenda McLaughlin is the Chief Medical Officer at Oasis Hospital. In this role, she is the chief physician and clinical leader of the hospital. She oversees the development and implementation of policies, procedures, and best practices, including facility compliance with the local health authority. She is also Head of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Before arriving at Oasis Hospital Dr. Brenda worked at Scott and White Hospital and was the OB/GYN Clerkship Director for Texas A&M College of Medicine. She is a member of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

In her free time, Dr. Brenda enjoys competing in triathlons, scuba diving, and traveling.

Trudy Rowsell

Chief Nursing Officer / UAE

Trudy joined Oasis Hospital in July 2014 and now serves as the Chief Nursing Officer. In her role, she oversees all Nursing and Midwifery Services, including Infection Control, Nutrition, and Physiotherapy Services. Trudy’s passion is working with children and their families; she has worked in the Middle East for a number of years in various hospitals and leadership positions.

Trudy graduated as a Registered Nurse in Auckland, New Zealand, obtained a post-graduate Certificate in Advanced Nursing Practice, and continues to further her education by pursuing a Masters Degree in Nursing.

In her free time, Trudy enjoys arts and craft, watching movies, and being by the sea.

Ramez Salsa

Vice President, Facility Management and Safety / UAE

Ramez joined Oasis Hospital in October 2014, but has been working on Oasis Hospital main building project since 2008 as the Engineering Consultant and the Supervision Services Manager.

Ramez graduated from Jordan University of Science and Technology with Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering in 1999, later on he worked on a wide range of construction projects in Palestine, USA, Jordan and UAE. […]

Pierrot Sarkis

Chief Quality Officer & Head of Surgical Services / UAE

Dr. Sarkis joined Oasis hospital in February 2016 as consultant pediatric surgeon. He was assigned as head of surgical department and deputy CMO for physician performance. He was promoted in December 2016 to position of Chief Quality Officer.

In his quality position, he is assisting for the implementation of high standard of quality of care according to the best practices, and monitoring the improvement through quality measures according to local and international standards. […]

Benjamin Thomas

Chief Human Resources Officer / UAE

Benjamin Thomas serves as the Chief Human Resources Officer at Oasis Hospital. In this role, Benjamin oversees the staffing and recruiting process for all staff at the hospital.

Benjamin joined Oasis Hospital in 2006 as the Assistant HR Manager. He received his Master’s degree in Human Resource Management from Griffith University in Queensland, Australia, and […]