Frank Christ Prof. Dr. med. Frank Christ

♦ Managing Partner MMI GmbH (München)
♦ Chairman of the advisory board MMI Schweiz AG
♦ Leading Anesthesiologist for Cardiac Surgery (LMU Hospital)
frank.christ@mmi-group.de

 


Frank Christ is Chairman of the board of MMI Schweiz and CEO and managing partner of Munich Medical International GmbH. For many years he was Associated Professor and Head of Cardiac Anesthesia at LMU Munich University Hospital.

In 2005 he founded  MMI GmbH as a subsidiary of the University of Munich (LMU). Since 2008 MMI is an independent company and cooperation partner of Munich University Hospital. Together with Rolf Engel and Andreas Walter, he founded MMI Schweiz AG in 2006. MMI and MMI Schweiz AG are mainly active in planning and restructuring hospitals in Europe, Middle East and Russia. Frank Christ is leading the hospital planning team and is currently responsible for master planning projects of University Hospitals in Switzerland and Germany (Basel, Ulm, Münster and Hannover).

Prof. Christ has many years of experience in the clinical and medical field as well as in international health management and also in management and economics. He participated in various management programs at Harvard Business School and Sloane School at MIT in Boston. As part of his medical research, he has been granted several patents and founded two biotechnology companies as well as several other companies.

Frank Christ is board member of several companies, e.g. International Campus AG (Munich) and EasyMed Mobile (Geneva and Toronto) and has served on the supervisory boards of Medsi Group Moscow, the largest private Russian healthcare provider, ProVita Ltd (Abu Dhabi) or Born Hall International (London).

He is also involved in the field of faculty development and university teaching, where he was a co-initiator of the Harvard Munich Alliance for Medical Education, which was founded to develop and implement a new medical curriculum in Munich (MeCuM). For many years, Prof. Christ has been course leader or lecturer in didactic training programs at medical faculties in Munich, Leipzig and Halle. In collaboration with members of Harvard University , he advised international universities (i.e. Medical School University Zagreb, Tokyo Medical and Dental University) on curriculum reforms.

Frank Christ is married, has one daughter and lives in Germany.