In conversation with
Momentum Health


Momentum Metropolitan has 36 vaccination centers across the country, open to both the insured and uninsured market, and have been instrumental in bringing telehealth to the home through Hello Doctor.

Bio of client:

Damian McHugh

Executive Head of Marketing

Momentum Health Solutions

Damian McHugh is the Executive head of Marketing for Momentum Health Solutions. He has worked in the healthcare industry for more than 25 years, starting his career in the gap product insurance business and then moving to providing healthcare advice to individuals and small companies, and later to some of South Africa’s largest corporate clients.

He joined Momentum in 2008 and his responsibilities include market positioning and brand exposure of Momentum Medical Scheme, the 3rd largest open medical scheme, as well as other healthcare solutions offered by Momentum, like Health4Me, which is an affordable health insurance product.

His experience and knowledge of the healthcare industry gives him a well-rounded understanding of consumer and market needs. He believes that wellness and wellbeing are the cornerstones of financial wellness and his vision for healthcare products in South Africa is to continuously aim to tie consumers’ health to their wealth.

He is married, the father of two and loves watching and playing sport.

Damian is passionate about the healthcare industry and Momentum Health Solutions’ business purpose, to provide more health for more South Africans for less.