India: Healthcare service provider Healers At Home raises angel funding

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Healers at Home Ltd, a Delhi-based home healthcare services providing firm behind the brand Healers At Home, has raised an angel funding from group of investors. the company announced.

These investors include Fortis president Daljit Singh, ISB founder Pramath Raj Sinha, NASSCOM chairman BVR Mohan Reddy and other investors. The deal amount remained undisclosed.

The startup will use the money for its expansion plans and to add more services to its offerings.

Healers At Home was founded by Kshitij Garg in 2014 and provides healthcare services to the customers at home at an affordable price.

Garg, an IIT Kanpur alumnus, was working with 9.9 Media before founding this venture and has also worked with National Social Entrepreneurship Forum, Panoramic Dreamz Pvt Ltd, PBOPlus and others.

Healers At Home competes with the companies like Care24 which raised $350,000 from VC firm India Quotient last month.

The others companies in the space, Medinfi Healthcare which provides an Android app to help users locate the nearest doctors and hospitals for their everyday check-ups, raised Rs.2 crore from individual investors and entrepreneurs.

Another company Practo, an online doctor discovery platform recently expanded into Malaysian market after an acquisition of Qikwell, a company into scheduling hospitals appointment.

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In Singapore, we are looking to double our reporting team by this year-end to comprehensively cover the fast-moving world of funded startups and VC, PE & M&A deals. We want reporters who can tell our readers what is really happening in these sectors and why it matters to markets, companies and consumers. The ability to write precisely and urgently is crucial for these roles. Ideal candidates must have to ability to work in a collaborative, dynamic, and fast-changing environment. We want our new hires to be digitally savvy and ready to experiment with new forms of storytelling. Most importantly, we are looking for hard-hitting reporters who work well in a team. Collaboration and collegiality are a must.

Following vacancies can be applied for (only in Singapore).

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  • A reporter to track companies/startups that have raised private capital, and have the potential to become unicorns. SEA currently has over 40 companies with a valuation of over $100 million and under $1 billion.
  • A reporter who can get behind the scenes and reveal how funding rounds are put together, or why they’ve failed to materialise. She/he in this role will largely focus on long-format stories. 
  • A journalist to track special situations funds, distressed debt and private credit (from the PE angle) across Asia.