WestBridge, others invest $15.6 mn in data analytics startup Innovaccer

Data analyticsSilicon Valley-based big data startup Innovaccer Inc has raised $15.6 million in a Series A round of funding led by Westbridge Capital Partners, with participation by other angel investors. According to a report by The Economic Times, other angel investors who participated in the round included former Yahoo CTO Raymie Stata, founder of RouteScience Technologies […]

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Healthcare startup Medinfi raises $200K from angel investors

Bangalore-based Medinfi Healthcare Pvt. Ltd, a pure-play platform for searching doctors and hospitals through web and mobile app, has raised $200,000 (Rs 1.5 crore) in its fifth round of angel funding. Mudit Saxena, senior vice president at Genpact and Singapore-based angel investor Evan Lim were among those who put in money, the company said in […]

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How new-age technology can shape the future of healthcare

Nipun-GoyalWe now live in anticipation of the flashy future that awaits us. We expect today’s tech gimmicks to find their place in the future, with virtual reality (VR), wearables and even space explorations promising to go mainstream much earlier than we anticipated. People such as Elon Musk, Tim Cook and Mark Zuckerberg are changing the […]

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Exclusive: Video-based healthcare consultation platform SeeDoc raises funding from YourNest

SeeDocVideo-based healthcare consultation platform SeeDoc has raised around $1 million (around Rs 6.7 crore) in its pre-Series A round of funding led by early stage venture fund YourNest, Sunil Goyal, founder and CEO, YourNest Angel Fund told Techcircle. Goyal added that several other investors also participated in the round but declined to name them. Gurgaon-based […]

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Tier 2/3 cities see rise in number of angel investors: LetsVenture report

Tier2.3_feAngel investors don’t just reside in big cities. Investors from smaller cities such as Guwahati, Kanpur, Vadodara, Raipur, Visakhapatnam, Agra, Jaipur, Chandigarh are increasingly ready to bet on innovative business ideas, says a study by deal making platform LetsVenture. According to the study which looked at deals struck by investors and startups on its platform, […]

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Freecharge founders back home healthcare startup Pianta

Swaminathan-SeetharamanPianta, a marketplace for home healthcare services, has raised undisclosed seed funding from Freecharge founders Kunal Shah and Sandeep Tandon. Freecharge is an online recharge company that got acquired by Snapdeal. “The funding will be used to scale up our supply side, expand to other cities and make key hirings,” co-founder Swaminathan Seetharaman told Techcircle.in. […]

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Gray Matters, Unitus invest $1.5 mn in pediatric healthcare network AddressHealth

Pediatric healthcare chain AddressHealth gets $1.5 mn from Gray Matters, UnitusBangalore-based pediatric healthcare chain AddressHealth Solutions India Pvt. Ltd has raised $1.5 million (around Rs 10 crore) in a Series A funding round led by US-based Gray Matters Capital. Existing investor Unitus Seed Fund also participated in the round, it said in a statement. “We will use the funds to expand our school health programme […]

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Online healthcare platform PurpleHealth raises $100K

PurpleHealthOnline health-on-demand platform PurpleHealth.com (previously known as DoctorsCabin.com), which is operated by Kerala-based DoctorsCabin Health Technologies Pvt. Ltd, has raised $100,000 (around Rs 67 lakh) from Mumbai-based Katabole Technology Venture, as it aims to enhance its product offerings, it said in a statement. The funding will be used for strengthening PurpleHealth’s team and enhancing its […]

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I am better prepared now to handle the challenges of entrepreneurship: Ankit Nagori

Ankit-Nagori-New-PicAfter Sachin Bansal, co-founder and executive chairman, and Binny Bansal, co-founder and CEO of Flipkart, Ankit Nagori’s was perhaps the most well-known face at the e-commerce company. Starting off in 2010 as a 24-year-old manager at India’s hottest consumer internet company, Nagori rose to become chief business officer in 2015. Along the way, he spearheaded […]

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Exclusive: Healthcare app Prescribez gets seed funding

Neeraj-Joshi_thinksmeetThingsMeet Solutions Pvt. Ltd, which owns soon-to-launch healthcare app Prescribez, has raised an undisclosed amount in seed funding from high net-worth individual and angel investor Ankush Mehta. The app aggregates clinics on the platform, and also allows users to book appointments through the app. It is slated for launch this month in Pune. “We are […]

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