Air Doctor Raises $20 Million in Funding

Air Doctor, a Jerusalem, Israel-based medical care and travel startup, raised $20M in funding.

The round was led by Lightspeed Venture Partners, with participation from Vintage Investment Partners, Munich Re Ventures, The Phoenix, and Kamet Ventures.

The company intends to use the funds to hire new employees, open additional offices internationally, expand the product and marketing teams, and the vetted medical professional network, particularly in the US and Europe.

Founded by Jenny Cohen Derfler, Efrat Sagi Ofir, Yam Derfler and Yegor Kurbachev, Air Doctor connects travelers seeking medical attention with local doctors whilst abroad through their mobile and desktop app. Its outpatient medical network covers 74 countries and includes over 20,000 medical professionals who provide either in-person or telemedicine consultations.

The startup currently employs over 60 people based in Israel and Europe.