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Vezeeta

Vezeeta is the leading digital healthcare platform in MEA that connects patients with healthcare providers and health services. Patients are able to search, compare, book and review the best doctors in Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Jordan and Lebanon.

www.vezeeta.com
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Amir Barsoum

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Stage 5: Scaling

Focus Areas:

Health and Digital Development

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Implemented In:

Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon and 1 MoreSEE ALL

Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon and Saudi ArabiaSEE LESS

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Countries Implemented In
2,500,000
Customers
200
Employee
$22,600,000
Funds Raised to Date

Problem

MENA's healthcare industry is plagued by poor access to providers, weak medical records, and disengaged patients on disease management. Vezeeta was founded to overcome these pain points by empowering patients through data as well as knowledge to better access healthcare through its innovative digital solutions.

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Solution

Vezeeta is a booking platform that is transforming the way patients and doctors schedule appointments. Patients can find a doctor by specialty, area, waiting time and insurance firm, compare doctors by ratings and reviews and make an instantaneous booking through a consumer-facing web app and mobile app. It also provides practice management solutions to hospitals and clinics allowing healthcare providers to manage appointments and patient data.

Target Beneficiaries

Vezeeta connects patients with healthcare providers and health services. The company today serves more than 2.5 million patients and connects more than 11,000 doctors in Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Jordan and Lebanon.

Mission and Vision

Vezeeta empowers millions of patients through data and the ability to better access healthcare in the region.
Funding Goal25,000,000
New Implemented CountriesNigeria, Kenya, United Arab Emirates

The Team Behind the Innovation

Amir Barsoum is the Founder & CEO of Vezeeta.com. Prior to Vezeeta, Amir was a Management Consultant at McKinsey & Company advising Healthcare and FMCGs across public and private sectors in Europe and MENA. He also led the Strategy Team of AstraZeneca in MENA. Amir holds an MBA from the American University of Cairo, Bachelor of Pharmacy from Ain Shams University and an Executive Education Certificate from HBS. He is also an Endeavor Entrepreneur and on the Board of Directors of Endeavor Egypt.

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EXECUTIVE TEAM INCLUDES WOMEN

Milestones

Jan 2019
Recognition ReceivedVERIFIED
2019 Innovator Cohort
Jan 2019
Recognition ReceivedPENDING
TITLEThe Global Digital Health 100
as part of
Digital Health Global 100
Oct 2018
Recognition ReceivedPENDING
TITLERanked as No. 3 by Forbes ME Top 100 Startups in the Arab World in 2018
as part of
Forbes
Apr 2017
New Country Implemented In
Jordan
Oct 2014
Recognition ReceivedVERIFIED
Endeavor Entrepreneur
TITLEEndeavor Entrepreneur
ORGANIZATIONEndeavorEndeavor
Feb 2012
New Country Implemented In
Egypt