London-based HealthHero enters French market through acquisition of Qare.

London-based HealthHero has acquired Paris-based, Kamet Ventures-backed medical video consultation firm Qare. Financials were not disclosed. “We created Qare in order to empower patients by offering them access to a holistic set of personalised medical services that were previously only available in-person. Following its tremendous growth, we are delighted to see it join forces with […]


Dutch startup Founda Health books $15 million to bring ‘fintech platform’ model to healthcare

Founda Health, an Amsterdam startup that says it’s bringing fintech-style ‘platformization’ to healthcare, has raised a $15 million seed funding round from an undisclosed group of healthcare and fintech entrepreneurs. Founda cites how fintech has made payments intuitive for the consumer: multiple finance players integrate and collaborate in the background to process a secure credit […]

Berlin-based health tech investor Heal Capital closes €100 million fund

Heal Capital, a young German investment firm that is keen to back European health tech ventures at the early stages of their businesses, has closed on a €100 million fund. Founded in Berlin in 2019, Heal Capital is backed by more than 25 German private health insurance companies, including the likes of Allianz, Axa and […]

In its latest move to expand across Europe, HealthHero acquires Irish telehealth startup MyClinic

As online medical consultations continue to boom in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, telehealth company HealthHero has acquired its Ireland-based peer MyClinic. It’s the company’s latest move to expand across Europe after buying London-based Doctorlink just last month. As a result, HealthHero’s services now cover over 20 million people and 1,000 businesses. The startup […]


German healthtech startup wellabe closes €3 million Series A

Munich-based healthtech startup wellabe has closed a €3 million Series A round. Sana Klinik, the third largest private clinic group in Germany, has joined existing investors Earlybird VC, Paua Ventures and Plug and Play. The German company is geared toward preventive healthcare and ‘corporate health management’, pitching itself to employers. With mobile stations, wellabe offers […]