Founder Interview: Jogo

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The fitness landscape is changing in India. People of all age groups are experimenting with different fitness regimes ranging from the traditional yoga to rock climbing & adventure races. As the ecosystem is developing, young start-ups are also focusing in this area with new ideas and innovation. Jogo is one such startup that brings a skilled and […]

Practo acquires Qikwell, continues its aggressive growth

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India’s leading healthcare start-up Practo continues to stay in the news. Just days after acquiring Insta Health solutions (link), Practo today announced the acquisition of Qikwell (an hospital appointment scheduler) whose whole team will be joining Practo. Started by Krishna Prasad and Raghavendra Prasad, Qikwell is an appointment schedule that uses proprietary technologies and algorithms to […]

Portea raises INR 240 crores

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The healthcare sector in India is booming. Just days after Practo acquired Insta Health Solution (link), Bangalore-based Portea medical has now raised the funding of over Rs.240 crores in a round that was led by Accel partners and also saw the participation of Qualcomm, Ventureast and World Bank’s International Finance Corporation. Portea specialises in home based healthcare-or “healing […]