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Since 2020 GKSD Healthcare Management & Consulting, which is part of GKSD Investment Holding Group and San Donato Hospital Group (GSD) has been operating in Italy, Europe and the MENA Region.
We provide consulting services and turnkey solutions for health and healthcare, leveraging on the consolidated experience and excellence of our Group. Our experts include healthcare executives, and academics and researchers from the internationally top-ranked Vita-Salute San Raffaele University.
GSD is Italy's largest Healthcare group, serving more than 5 M patients a year. With a comprehensive and integrated delivery system of care covering all specialities and services including state-of-the-art technologies and innovative care opportunities.
GKSD Investment Holding Group manages a diverse portfolio that operates in several sectors, including, real estate, engineering, energy, procurement, business, financial advisory, and healthcare.
Over and above our Milan HQ we have a local presence in Dubai, Riyadh, Bucharest and Lugano.

Scientific Advisory Board

Dr. Gilda Gastaldi

  • President GSD Foundation

Dr. Paolo Rotelli

  • Vice President GSD
  • Vice President GKSD Holding
  • President San Raffaele University Research Hospital (IRCCS)
  • President Vita-Salute San Raffaele University

Dr. Alessandro Frigiola

  • President GSD East Europe
  • Director Of The Paediatric and Congenital Adult Cardiac Surgical Area San Donato Research Hospital (IRCCS)
  • Chief Medical Director GSD International Cooperation Dept.

Prof. Gianvito Martino

  • Deputy Rector for Research Vita Salute San Raffaele University
  • Full Professor of Experimental Biology Vita Salute San Raffaele University
  • Scientific Director San Raffaele Research Hospital (IRCCS)

Dr. Roberto Bassani

  • Head of Spinal Surgery Dept Galeazzi Sant'Ambrogio Research Hospital (IRCCS)
  • Adjunct Professor Residency Program in Orthopaedic and Traumatology University of Milan
  • Leading Faculty International Program Minimally Invasive Anterior Approaches in Spine

Prof. Alberto Zangrillo

  • Deputy Rector for Clinical Activities Vita Salute San Raffaele University
  • Full Professor in Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Vita Salute San Raffaele University
  • Head of Anesthesia and Intensive Care Dept. San Raffaele Research Hospital (IRCCS)

Prof. Enrico Gherlone

  • Vice-President & Rector Vita Salute San Raffaele University
  • Head of Odontostomatology Dept. San Raffaele Research Hospital (IRCCS)
  • Member of the Italian Superior Council of Health

Backed by the largest private italian hospital group

GSD is at the forefront of scientific research and treatment with 18 general hospitals, 37 clinics, 3 research hospitals (IRCCS) in Milan and Lombardy and has improved the quality of healthcare delivered to 5.4 Million patients per year.

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Hospital Group in Italy






Million patients per year