Victor Phillip Dahdaleh Charitable Foundation Continues Support for British Heart Foundation
LONDON, June 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –
The Victor Phillip Dahdaleh Charitable Foundation is continuing its commitment to
working with the British Heart Foundation to fund vital research into new treatments for
heart disease. Alongside its role as a major donor to cardiovascular research, the 52
year-old British Heart Foundation campaigns to raise awareness and improve patients’
access to care.
The Victor Phillip Dahdaleh Charitable Foundation was founded by international
businessman and philanthropist Victor Dahdaleh [http://www.youtube.com/user/VictorDahdaleh
], and donates to health, educational and environmental programmes around the world. Its
current support for British research into heart disease is not without precedent: previous
beneficiaries include the globally renowned National Heart and Lung Institute at Imperial
College London. The National Heart and Lung Institute is a leading centre of research into
diseases such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and asthma.
It is hoped that the Foundation’s partnership with the British Heart Foundation will
contribute to new breakthroughs in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of
As well as funding healthcare initiatives, the Victor Phillip Dahdaleh Charitable
Foundation grants scholarships to disadvantaged students at several universities, and
contributes to programmes that promote the social and economic development of poor
Notes to editors
1) Victor Dahdaleh [http://uk.linkedin.com/in/victorphilipmichaeldahdaleh ], a 69 year-old Canadian national based in London and Switzerland, is owner and chairman of Dadco and affiliated companies. Dadco is a privately-owned investment, manufacturing and trading group. Its founding company was established in 1915. Dadco has operations and investments in Europe, North America, the Middle East, Africa and Australia.