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Preventive checkups: Healthi raises $3.1mn from investors led by Montane Ventures

The company provides diagnostic checkups for diabetes prevention, heart disease, obesity, anemia and other diseases.

February 06, 2018 / 05:54 PM IST

Preventive health checkups startup Healthi has raised USD 3.1 million led by Montane Ventures.


Started in 2013 in Chennai by Stanford alumnus Krishna Ulagaratchagan and Insead alum Rekuram Varadharaj, Healthi provides an online booking service for health checkup plans at affordable rates.


The company provides health checkups for diabetes Prevention, Heart Disease, obesity, anemia and others. It has tied up with healthcare chains such as Apollo Clinics, SRL Labs, Express Clinics and Medall Healthcare.

"The  feedback and increasing traction that we have seen to date reinforces our vision that a strong focus on user experience and the right combination of technology and analytics can effectively help users to lead healthy lives. The funds will be used to boot up applications, to accelerate our product development efforts by growing our product and technology, " said Rekuram Varadharaj and Krishna Ulagaratchagan, founders of Healthi.


The company aims to roll out international pilots to this end in the next 12 to 18 months.

Josh Bornstein, Director, Montane Ventures, said, "Montane Ventures stemmed from the idea of supporting companies like healthi that aim to create an impact in crucial areas. We are committed to supporting them in scaling out this technology and its applications."

first published: Feb 6, 2018 03:11 pm

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