Baraka Networks builds on the proven success of the Artha platform to bring financing to the global health sector

 

Enterprises

Diagnostics

Sidhant offers low-cost point-of-care diagnostics through mobile technology in India.

Therapeutics

James is building a low-cost inflatable incubator in the UK.

Prevention

Javier has reduced by 70% the cost of diabetes care in Mexico.

Mobile monitoring

Felix is using SMS technology to improve maternal health in Kenya.

 

Market

Investors

  • 400+ accredited impact investors
  • Hundreds of family offices
  • Banks
  • Governments

Enterprises

Hundreds of health innovators serving the $158 billion annual BoP health market--we’ve already identified over 50 prior to even starting our operations.

Scientists/Academia/Media

Thousands of clients will have access to deep sector-specific research, education, and business intelligence.

 
 

Timing

2008

Artha Platform goes live in India.

Sep 2011

WEF report: Global Economic Burden of NCDs is $47 trillion over two decades.

Mar 2014

World suffers protracted Ebola epidemic due to uncoordinated response and weak health systems.

Oct 2014

Artha Networks Inc and the Inter-American Development Bank launch investamericas.com for Latin America.

Jan 2015

Duke University & Calvert Foundation report on global health impact investing opportunities in East Africa and India.

Apr 2015

Baraka Networks, PBC offers first opportunity for a dedicated global health impact investment platform.

Sep 2015

Call from global community to better collaborate, involve private sector in SDG funding & call from Larry Summers for health impact investing platforms.

Sep 2015

New IRS ruling allows U.S. foundations to impact invest and maintain tax privileges.

Oct 2015

JOBS Act Title III approved opening door to non-accredited equity crowdfunding.

2016

Baraka Networks to go live and offer guidance for health portion of anticipated $1 trillion impact investing market. Mobilize and capitalize on growing pool of impact investors.