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Welcome to episode 33 today we have with us  Arpit Kothari co-founder of  Medd, he talks to us from Mumbai, India. Holamed which runs Medd a multiple channel (web, phone, mobile) marketplace which enables India’s 800 million+ mobile/ internet users to buy high quality, affordable healthcare services near them.

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Medd was founded in 2015 by Arpit Kothari and Anurag Mundhada both of whom graduated from IIT Bombay.
Medd is your personal diagnostic app currently available on Play Store. You can book pathology (blood and urine tests – CBC, Lipid Profile, Thyroid), radiology tests (sonography,X-Ray, CT Scan, MRI) and health check-ups from the best of labs and hospitals around you at a 15-50% discount in Mumbai, Indore, Jaipur and coming soon in Delhi, Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Pune, Hyderabad, Chennai, Surat, Bhopal, Baroda and Kolkata Nagpur.
Their biggest differentiator is that they have tie up with only the best of labs and hospitals – preferably NABL accredited, national chains or the best accredited labs in an area. There is an option of both going to the lab,hospital and getting yourself tested and for select tests and select labs getting the sample home collected and report delivered to your via email, app and courier when you book through Medd.
Marketsize: – Expected to touch USD 79 billion in 2012, the healthcare sector is now expected to reach USD 160 billion by 2017, and USD 280 billion by 2020. Today, it is considered one of the largest sectors in India, in terms of both revenue and employment.

Funding : -Medd has raised a round of funding of USD 1,50,000 from four angel investors. The company had raised its first round of investment from Ajeet Khurana in May 2015

About : Arpit Kothari
IIT Mumbai Grad lives in Mumbai
Personal and Professional Accomplishments-

  1. Youngest to present at the prestigious World Congress on Public Health
  2. Consultant to multiple diagnostic chains including a short stint in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  3. Started and grew a not-for-profit serving over 100,000 patients a year from 1 patient a day along with college in 4 years

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