Blod.in, a health-tech startup based in Chennai, secured an undisclosed amount in pre-seed funding.
The round saw the participation from Tamilpreneur, led by Shyam Siddarth, Founder and CEO and Praveen Krishna, Co-founder and CMO. Prabhu Rangarajan (Co-Founder of M2P Fintech), Mohan K (Co-Founder/CEO of IppoPay), Vijay Pravin (Co-Founder/CEO of bitsCrunch), Ashok Vardharajan (CTO of bitsCrunch), Savitha Ramasamy (Senior Scientist, Institute for Infocomm Research, A*Star), Karthick Sivaram (Co-Founder Backspace Tech), Mohammed Farouk (Vice-President at Rela Institute), and Bhopan Krishnan (Founder of Outline Systems) have also invested in the startup.
As a B2B company, Blod aims to manage healthcare data better. They have partnered with several hospitals and blood banks across Chennai to revolutionise the healthcare sector.
According to the founder and social entrepreneur Varun Nair, "The healthcare sector is currently highly unstructured."
Blod plans to scale up and invest in infrastructure, expansions, and technology stacks with the capital raised.