Steve A. Adudans

Executive Director, CPHD; CEO MediQuip Global & Hewatele

Steve Adudans is a Kenyan born, UK trained public health and infectious disease specialist withover 10 years global experience. He received his under-graduate doctor of medicine and surgery training at the University of Nairobi, School of Medicine, and post-graduate training in Infectious Diseases at the University of London, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM).

He is the Executive Director of Center for Public Health and Development (CPHD, a local not-for-profit implementing public health innovations in maternal, newborn and child health in LMICs in Africa, and CEO of Hewatele
(, a public-private-partnership medical oxygen generation enterprise and MediQuip Global (, a biomedical equipment distribution, repair and maintenance social enterprise, both subsidiaries of CPHD. Hewatele runs three oxygen plants in Kenya serving at least 10 million people with affordable and quality medical oxygen.