Omar B. Chughtai, MHA, FACHE, FAB

Chief Growth Officer


Omar Chughtai, Chief Growth Officer

Omar currently serves as the Chief Growth Officer for El Camino Health, where he focuses on developing and advancing El Camino Health's new business ventures, spotlight clinical programs, and expansion of our outpatient services.

Omar prides himself on identifying creative growth strategies and has spent time spanning two decades across non-profit, academic, and for-profit publicly traded health systems of varying sizes – including three health systems in California. He has led efforts to improve access to care through master planning over $3 billion in infrastructure and expansion of clinical services totaling over $200 million.

Omar earned a master's of health administration from Virginia Commonwealth University and has a bachelor's degree in finance from George Mason University. He is committed to a journey of lifelong learning as a serves as a fellow with the American College of Healthcare Executives and fellow of the Advisory Board – he also serves on local and community boards.