Altibbi, a Dubai, United Arab Emirates-based digital health platform operating in the Middle East, raised USD$6.5M in funding.
The round was co-led by Dash Ventures and Middle East Venture Partners (MEVP) with participation from new strategic investors TAMM, RIMCO Investments, Endeavor’s Catalyst Fund and other undisclosed investors.
The company intends to use the funds to expand its digital health offering for businesses and consumers in MENA, to grow its Arabic medical content library of 1.5M pages, build on its free Q&A platform that currently answers 1,000 daily questions through its directory of 12,000 verified Arab doctors.
Led by Jalil Allabadi, Founder and CEO, and Ayman Sharaiha, Co-founder and COO, Altibbi provides connected health services and solutions in 10 markets across the Arab World, primarily delivered through its iOS and Android mobile application and online presence.
Its health plans offer real-time, round-the-clock tele-health services and access to primary care local doctors.