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Stephen Shaya

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Stephen Shaya

Managing Director, Akkad Holdings
Stephen Shaya

Stephen Shaya, M.D. is the Executive Servant Leader at J & B Medical, a global healthcare solutions company founded in 1996 by his family. In his role, he oversees all strategy, innovation, and growth of the family of companies. Under his guidance, J & B has started eighteen different business enterprises and now has customers around the world, including 48 states in the US.  

In addition to his role at J & B Medical, Dr. Shaya has been an active representative of his family office, Akkad Holding, which invests in healthcare platforms leveraging the company's global distribution channels. He serves on numerous boards, including the American Diabetes Association in Michigan, Citizens Rx, and Endeavor Detroit.  

Dr. Shaya is the recipient of several prestigious awards, including the Vatican Pontifical Hero Award and the Presidential Leadership Award. He holds a Merit Scholarship from Wayne State University and graduated Summa Cum Laude from Birmingham Brother Rice High School. He completed his medical training at North Oakland Medical Center, followed by a fellowship at Wayne State University.  

Dr. Shaya is a passionate advocate for innovative solutions to improve human health globally. In 2022, he delivered a talk at the World Expo in Dubai, where he spoke on how to reimagine the global medical supply chain. Dr. Shaya's commitment to driving progress in healthcare is matched by his exceptional leadership and management skills, which have made him a respected figure in the industry.