11 March 2021, 2:11 pm. 1 minute
Reuters broke the news that Forward Health has raised $225 million from investors led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2 and Peter Thiel’s Founders Fund, in a late-stage funding round that values the healthcare startup at more than $1 billion. The Series D funding round also includes investments from Khosla Ventures, Salesforce.com Inc Chief Executive Officer Marc Benioff and Canadian pop singer The Weeknd. By providing predictive and preventive primary care services, Forward is among a slew of healthcare tech ventures that have benefited from the COVID-19 pandemic, which has resulted in sky-high demand for remote health services.
Topics of Interest: Health
Type: Reuters Best
Win Types: Exclusivity
Story Types: Exclusive / Scoop
Media Types: Text
Customer Impact: Significant National Story