Dr. Saeme is a Norwegian citizen born in Fes Morocco. He graduated as MD from the University Mohammed V in Rabat in 1981 and as Ph.D. in Cardiology in 1983. He has been a licensed medical doctor in Norway since 1984 and is internationally recognized as an Expert in Health and Wellness Tourism. Today he is a Canadian Resident after 16 years of residence in Oslo, Norway followed by another 16 years in Monte Carlo, Monaco.
Dr. Saeme founded and operated a maritime & travel clinic in Oslo from 1989 – 1999 and in 1986 started his involvement in the shipping, cruise and travel industries. He managed several projects linked to Medical and Wellness tourism in Asia, Europe and the Americas – both at sea and on land.
He served as an adviser to the United Nations Organization WHO, ILO and IMO and to the Government of Norway, in addition to insurance companies and other institutions involved in the maritime, travel and medical tourism Industries.
For the past 30 years, Dr. Saeme has been the operator of the medical and Wellness departments for over 90% of the ultra-luxury Cruise lines in the world. Dr. Saeme is an entrepreneur who founded his international companies and clinics o 3 continents; serving as Chairman & CEO.
To integrate all of his knowledge, he founded SAEMED Ltd (www.saemed.com), based on his 30 years of expertise and 9 years of research and development. SAEMED is a unique tool that combines biometric access, the latest cloud based Information Technology, state of the art digital wearable equipment, and telemedicine devices. The SAEMED platform provides all the 21st century needs in health services and medical digital management. It is accessible anywhere, any time to travelers, corporations, governments, insurances and the health & medical tourism industries.
As an international investor, operator, consultant, speaker and manager at sea and in land, Dr. Saeme aims to maintain an active role as a responsible actor and partner in the Global Wellness, Hospitality and Medical Tourism industries worldwide.