Eight Medical transforming healthcare in Africa
We’re excited To announce a momentous achievement: Eight Medical Has Secured A Competitive Spot among the 12 African Startups selected for the second cohort of the Techstars Accelerator Programme. This Collaborative Venture With ARM Labs, An Innovative Program Based In Lagos, Marks A Significant Milestone For Our Team.
Techstars Accelerator Programme, known for its mentor-led approach, providing vital support to exceptional startups, fostering their growth and development. Techstars partnering with ARMS Labs diligently selected 12 startups in Africa for 2023 Techstars Accelerator Programme.
The programme had initially focused on companies operating in FinTech and PropTech, it extended its focus in this second cohort to incorporate healthcare, e-commerce, logistics, and renewable energy. This expansion reflects Techstars’ adaptability and commitment to diverse sectors.
This prestigious selection has not only showcased our commitment to global healthcare but has granted us access to a substantial resource, including $120,000 in funding and $400,000 in cash-equivalent support, collectively valued at $5 million.
Selected startups receive tailored mentorship, world-class support, and lifetime access to Techstars. Targeted interactions with investors ensure continuous capital availability for their growth. ARM Labs partnership exposes founders to a local network, research, and financial expertise.
Oyin Solebo, the managing director of ARM Labs Lagos Techstars Accelerator, underscored the prolific talent, innovation, and uniqueness within the African tech ecosystem in this cohort. The primary objective is to guide these startups in realizing their full potential. Read more
Who we are
As a network of pre-hospital care professionals dedicated to urgent and emergency care, we fervently strive to enhance health outcomes. Employing technology, innovation, and collaboration, we deliver high-quality and affordable care to those who need it most.
Excitement abounds as we embrace this incredible opportunity as we eagerly anticipate insights from industry leaders. We look forward to collaborating with fellow startups to explore synergies as partnerships are a key focus for us.
we are devoted to ensuring reliable and timely access to healthcare across Africa and we aim for universal healthcare access for Africa through the largest online healthcare community, leveraging technology with a mobile-first approach.
We firmly believe that the Techstars Accelerator Programme will be instrumental in realizing our goals and making a positive impact.
Heartfelt thanks to Techstars, mentors, partners, customers, and supporters for believing in our vision.
Stay connected for updates on our progress and achievements. Follow us on social media platforms, and explore our website 8MEDICAL for in-depth information.