Mumbai: Alternative credit platform BlackSoil has announced an investment of $4M in GenWorks Health Private Limited, a medical technology company based in India.
BlackSoil said its investment is part of the company’s commitment to investing in the healthcare sector. And it wants to support ‘s growth and development while contributing to the advancement of innovative healthcare solutions.
GenWorks Health helps distribute medical devices and consumables throughout India. It has a pan-India presence with over 40,000 customers in more than 700 districts across the country.
With a focus on enhancing healthcare, GenWorks Health’s product portfolio covers the entire care cycle of patients, including screening, diagnosis, treatment, and monitoring.
“We are pleased to tie up with Blacksoil and have them as our partner. Their funding will aid our expansion activities, grow the customer base, as well as help us maintain a robust infrastructure, such as equipment, software, technology, and staffing, to support the delivery of our healthcare services” said S Ganeshprasad, Founder, Managing Director, and CEO of Genworks
BlackSoil’s investment in GenWorks Health is expected to further fuel the company’s growth and development.
With the backing of Somerset Indus Capital Partners, Evolvence, and Morgan Stanley, GenWorks Health aims to make healthcare more accessible and affordable across India.
“Our investment in Genwork Healthcare is not only a testament to their potential for growth, but also to our belief in the transformative power of healthcare technology,” said Ankur Bansal, Co-Founder of BlackSoil Capital.
The investment will support GenWorks Health’s efforts to provide high-quality healthcare to underserved areas and contribute to making healthcare more affordable and accessible in tier-II/III cities across the country.