Zanele Abraham Matome

Welo Health

What does your company do?

We provide access to healthcare at home and in the workplace through our network of gig Nurses, Doctors powered by Technology. An Uber for healthcare on demand, nationwide in South Africa for employers and health insurers.

What is your biggest success?

1. Our startup was chosen as the Top 50 HealthTech startups in Africa 2 years in a row. 2. We managed to go to 3mil revenue per annum in 3 years of operation. 3. We operate nationwide in South Africa. 4.We were called to Oxford University, Harvard, World Bank etc to share our story. 5. Bill & Melinda Gates are one of our funders.

What has been your biggest hurdle?

Our biggest hurdle was our failure and expensive lessons we encountered when building the Technology to enable us to scale and service our clients faster. We are still working on that hurdle as we have more clients than we can service and are building the Technology to better service our clients.