Indonesian well being tech firm Halodoc has raised $100 million in a Sequence D funding spherical led by Astra Digital, a subsidiary of diversified conglomerate Astra Worldwide. The spherical was additionally joined by Openspace and Novo Holdings.
Established in 2016, Halodoc gives on-line built-in well being providers, which embrace telemedicine, medication ordering, lab check and physician appointment reserving, third-party medical health insurance buy and at-home well being testing. It helps join sufferers with greater than 20,000 medical practitioners, 3,300 hospitals, and 4,900 pharmacies.
With over 20 million month-to-month energetic customers on its platform, Halodoc can be obtainable on iOS and Android cell units.
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Halodoc and its buyers are capitalising on the rising demand for digital well being providers. In 2022 alone, there have been 17.9 million well being consulting actions carried out by 19 telemedicine firms, in keeping with information from the Indonesian Telemedicine Alliance.
Astra President Director Djony Bunarto Tjondro sees this space as having “good development prospects in the long run.” “That is additionally supported by the federal government’s efforts to advance the well being service sector within the nation,” he added.
The general digital health market in Indonesia was projected by Statista to develop to $3.96 billion in worth by 2027, rising at 13.6% CAGR.
Halodoc’s earlier funding spherical in 2021 was additionally led by Astra, receiving $80 million for the growth of its providers throughout Indonesia.
Its native competitor, Alodokter, additionally not too long ago obtained undisclosed funding from Japanese conglomerate Marubeni. In flip, the latter’s being pregnant app Diary Bunda was built-in into Alodokter.
Investments in Asia-Pacific telehealth startups appeared exhausting to come back by this yr. Other than the abovementioned Indonesian firms, Singapore-based telehealth agency Ora was additionally the opposite lucky recipient, having bagged $10 million in Sequence A funding regardless of a difficult funding atmosphere.