Barclays Africa Selects 10 Startups for e-Health, Fintech Accelerator

Monday, October 12, 2015

Barclays Africa has chosen 10 startups from the e-health and fintech sectors to take part in its 13-week Tech Lab accelerator programme, aimed at providing startups with access to business mentors, industry leaders, influencers and experts.

Disrupt Africa reported in July on the launch of Tech Lab Africa, which is based in Cape Town, South Africa. The programme has already started and will run for 13 weeks, featuring one-on-one mentoring, workshops, and weekly company pitches.

It will culminate in a demo day on December 10, attended by Barclays executives and Private Wealth clients as well as external investors, potential corporate customers and media.

The four e-health startups chosen are patient engagement solutions company 30DayHealth, universal core identity registry and mobile platform Consent, integrated health solutions company Health Solutions Africa, and online healthcare booking platform RecoMed.

 

Source: Disrupt Africa (link opens in a new window)

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Entrepreneurship, Health Care
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accelerator, financial innovation, healthcare technology, startup