Doubling Down on Success: MDaaS Global’s Phenomenal 101% CAGR in Annual Revenue

Our Portfolio Company, MDaaS Global, has demonstrated outstanding growth this year, overcoming economic challenges with resilience. MDaaS is on a mission to bring modern, tech-driven diagnostics to underserved neighborhoods across Nigeria and the whole of sub-Saharan Africa! With 18 locations nationwide, the healthtech is the third largest diagnostics network. They offer high-quality diagnostic services and […]

Start Up Due Diligence: What To Expect

As a startup founder, it is important and in your best interest, to proactively create a Due Diligence Checklist, even though investors are the ones usually performing due diligence.  It’s a valuable tool that not only impresses investors but also makes your journey as a founder smoother and more successful. The due diligence process varies […]


LIFESTORES PHARMACY Co-founders Bryan Mezue and Andrew Garza, with experience in pharmaceuticals and supply chain, founded Lifestores Healthcare in 2017 to democratize access to affordable primary healthcare. The company now boasts 25% monthly growth and has over 10% of Nigeria’s pharmacies as registered clients. Lifestores initially consisted of six retail pharmacies, aimed at offering Nigerians access to […]

Meet the Founder: Lifebank

LifeBank is a health care technology and logistics company based in Lagos Nigeria. It is a health startup that facilitates the transmission of blood from labs across the country to patients and doctors in the hospitals. LifeBank connects the two, providing the right information on the type and safety of blood and oxygen and ensuring […]

HealthCap Africa’s Q3 Highlights

HealthCap Africa’s Q3 Highlights are here and they’re nothing short of spectacular! From impactful initiatives to our portfolio companies securing additional funding and expanding to new countries, Q3 was definitely a rollercoaster of progress. Check out some highlights below: HealthCap Africa’s Portfolio Updates Nestcoin secures $1.9 Million in Funding Nestcoin, one of our fintech portfolio […]

HealthCap’s Portfolio Company, Vesti, Launches in the UK.

Our portfolio company, Vesti, has launched in the United Kingdom. The fintech wrapped up its 2023 expansion efforts with a launch event in the UK. Last quarter, Vesti successfully extended its operations to Ghana and Zambia, culminating in the exciting launch in the UK. This event highlighted the fintech’s innovative platform, which has garnered a […]

Meet the founder: Emergency Response Africa

Every year, the lives of millions of Africans are tragically lost due to avoidable fatalities stemming from sudden illnesses, road accidents, and traumatic incidents. Regrettably, formal emergency medical services systems cover less than 9% of the African continent. In places where such systems are in place, only 3 out of every 100 citizens seek assistance […]

Meet the Founder: Kyshi

In an era where the global economy is rapidly integrating, cross-border transactions remain a persistent challenge for Africans. While the world races ahead, the African continent has often been left trailing behind in terms of financial connectivity. A glimmer of hope emerged in 2011 when Ayo Akindele conceived the idea for Kyshi, a visionary platform […]

HealthCap Africa’s Investment Criteria

HealthCap Africa is committed to supporting and nurturing innovative startups in Africa that align with our core investment criteria. To be eligible for our investment, a startup must meet the following criteria: Checkout our investment portfolio here

Meet Koniku’s Founder, Oshiorenoya Agabi

As the world grapples with pressing public health challenges, Koniku, a pioneering biotech company, remains a beacon of hope. Founded by Oshiorenoya Agabi in 2017, Koniku’s ultimate goal is to make healthcare accessible to all, empowering people to take charge of their well-being. With its innovative approach and cutting-edge technology, Koniku is transforming the healthcare […]