AAIC invests in mental health platform Shezlong to expand its services

EGYPT – Shezlong, Cairo-based mental health platform has raised an undiclosed fresh funds from Asia Africa Investment Consulting (AAIC), a Singapore-based investor focused on investing in healthcare startups in Africa.  The round was also joined by Mohamed El Khamissy (investor in different health and wellness startups across the Middle East, Europe, and the United States) and Cairo-based angel fund HIMangel.  Shezlong had previously raised US$350,000 in a bridge round in 2018. It had also won a US$100,000-grant from Expo 2020’s Innovation Impact Grant Program.  Founded in 2014 by Ahmed Abu Elhaz and Mohammad ElShami, Shezlong enables users to find…

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