- GenePath DiagnosticsHealth & Wellness
GenePath Diagnostics is a next-generation molecular diagnostics company with a clinical lab and product focus. The Company builds in vitro molecular diagnostic, genetic, and genomic testing kits and assays for infectious diseases, oncology treatments, and genetic disorders. They also offer clinical diagnostic services for the same in the Indian market.
With its ability to evolve and develop new tests apace with global developments in the field, the Company has received immense recognition from the medical, healthcare, and allied communities for making high-quality, affordable, and rapidly deployable-at-scale diagnostic products. Led by a serial entrepreneur and a scientist with 20+ years of molecular biology and healthcare experience, the team’s vision is to continue building and deploying affordable and innovative diagnostic solutions for infectious diseases, cancers, and genetic disorders, to provide the best possible outcome and experience for millions of citizens globally.Founder(s) - Nickhil Jakatdar, Nikhil Phadke
Legal Name - GenePath Diagnostics Inc.
Founded Year - 2012
Investment Year - 2020
- MyMuseConsumer Products, Health & Wellness
MyMuse is India’s first intimate wellness and lifestyle brand that markets high-quality gender-neutral sexual wellness products designed to bring a luxe customer experience to the bedroom.
Frustrated by the lack of material product innovations in the sexual wellness industry despite the growing recognition of sexual well-being as a salient facet of overall health and wellness, the founding team started MyMuse during the Covid-19 pandemic – to develop products designed to help the modern Indian both celebrate and nourish their sexual journey with a sense of unapologetic ownership.
With products ranging from sleek, full-body personal massagers and mood-setting luxury soy wax candles to water-based lubricants and all-natural massage oils, MyMuse is building a new-age, homegrown, sex-positive brand. Operating in a culturally sensitive category, the company aims to enhance the sexual wellness journey of modern Indians through its easily accessible pleasure-wellness products and highly informative yet quirky educational content.
The core of our investment thesis is anchored in our faith in the founding team’s ability to build a category-leading business in India’s nascent yet rapidly evolving sexual wellness (white-) space.Founder(s) - Sahil Gupta, Anushka Gupta
Legal Name - Mymuse India Private Limited
Founded Year - 2020
Investment Year - 2022
- Now&MeConsumer Tech, Health & Wellness
Started by two 21-year-old college graduates, Now&Me is your warm, caring home on the internet. They are building a one-stop global solution for mental health anchored in a creator-community approach. Starting with an emotional support network, the Company’s platform allows users to share thoughts and experiences with compassionate strangers in a judgment-free zone with a zero-tolerance policy for abuse within the community.
The platform enables anonymous peer-to-peer interactions with 24/7 moderation that keeps bullies away and supports trigger warnings for sensitive content. Access to the forum is free and available on all devices (web and mobile), with additional expert resources continuously added. The platform offers creator-community interactions with expert Q&A sessions, blogs, community meetups, masterclasses, habit-forming wellness challenges, etc.Founder(s) - Bani Singh, Drishti Gupta
Legal Name - Nowandme Enterprises Private Limited
Founded Year - 2020
Investment Year - 2021
- WellthyB2B Tech, Health & Wellness
Wellthy is an early-stage digital therapeutics company focused on improving patient health through the intersection of technology and clinical outcomes. The Company has developed a product that improves patient outcomes for individuals with chronic diseases through a lifestyle management platform deployed as a mobile application.
The Company is pioneering Digital Therapeutics as an entirely new category of medicine to address the chronic health epidemic in South Asia and other Asia-Pacific (APAC) countries at scale. The Company has developed a product that improves patient outcomes by advancing the delivery of proven interventions from the clinic to mobile devices and into patients’ daily lives without changing the standard of care.Founder(s) - Abhishek Shah
Legal Name - Wellthy Therapeutics Private Limited
Founded Year - 2015
Investment Year - 2020