SINGAPORE, November 17, 2019 – Galen Growth is proud to announce that Hello Health Group, a leading provider of consumer health information in Asia that aims to empower consumers to make more informed health decisions via a network of localized platforms, won the Galen Growth Most Innovative HealthTech Startup in Asia Award from almost 1 million public votes. Founded in 2015, Hello Health Group has more than 35M monthly users and is active in 9 languages in 9 markets in South East Asia.
Powered by HealthTech Alpha, the most advanced analytics platform for digital health ventures, Galen Growth selected Asia’s TOP64 most promising HealthTech startups, using the momentum of startups based on its proprietary HealthTech Alpha assessment matrix, which led to weeks of closely fought battles where well-known ecosystem names, thriving new startups and previous winners competed against each other. The adoption of HealthTech Alpha together with public votes led to innovative startups such as Biofourmis being awarded in 2017, followed by Halodoc in 2018.
Hello Health Group’s great achievement was announced on 15 Nov 2019, in Singapore, at the 4th annual Galen Growth HealthTech Summit, the only Summit dedicated to digital health in Asia. After achieving the region’s most coveted HealthTech Award, Hello Health Group also got the unique opportunity to showcase its startup to all the movers and shakers of the HealthTech ecosystem and won $100k worth of Google Cloud Credits offered by our Tournament supporter Google for Startups.
About Hello Health Group
Hello Health Group (HHG) is building a leading group of health technology platforms in emerging markets. We focus on bringing world-class healthcare information to everyone. Within the context of the emerging markets whereby consumers are in large part under-insured, healthcare consumption is largely an out-of-pocket expense. As such a huge percentage of consumers do not seek medical treatment early of often enough to avoid otherwise preventable illnesses. HHG is working with numerous partners across all markets of operation to ensure all consumers can receive best in class medical information to fuel better health decisions. For more information, visit https://hellohealthgroup.com/
About the Galen Growth HealthTech Summit
The Galen Growth HealthTech Summit is the only dedicated digital health rendez-vous in Asia, gathering leading organisations, global investors and the most promising HealthTech startups in one place for 3 days. This summit aims to build momentum by guiding stakeholders to actively explore and build strategic partnerships to prototype solutions via technology and new business models. It truly epitomizes the vibrancy of the HealthTech sector as series of keynotes, panel discussions and Q&A sessions address key topics such as fundraising, digitalization of healthcare, innovation, and partnerships. Not built by conference organisers, the Summit offers a unique value proposition: no biased agenda, no paid speakers, no hard sell, no service providers, no media. Only pure relevant content throughout the Summit built by Galen Growth, the only HealthTech expert in the space. For more information, visit https://www.galengrowth.com/events/
About Galen Growth
Galen Growth is the leading digital health intelligence and analytics provider to corporate institution and investors. Galen Growth believes the fastest, most effective way to scale digital health innovation is to be the preferred innovation partner for investors, corporations and startups to enable them to successfully navigate the complex healthcare ecosystem. Founded in 2015, Galen Growth has offices in Europe and Asia. For more information, visit https://www.galengrowth.com/.