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Cricketer Anil Kumble joins a healthcare startup as a strategic advisor for a good cause.

Anil Kumble

Onsurity provides healthcare facilities to the employees on a monthly healthcare membership, which is a unique model. And it also provides health benefits like discounts on medicine orders and health check-ups, group health insurance for startups and SMEs.

 

Cricketer Anil Kumble has recently invested in the healthcare platform Onsurity. Anil Kumble on why he collaborated with Onsurity said, “what I liked about Onsurity, is, in a way, democratising access to healthcare benefits through their tech-led platform and B2B associations. Through this collaboration, I am looking forward to raising awareness about the importance of healthcare and well-being among employees and their families,”. 

 

About the startup –

Onsurity was founded on Feb 5, 2020, by Kulin Shah, Yogesh Agarwal. This healthcare startup has around 20+ investors, with a total funding around $15.9M and is headquartered in Bengaluru. According to the founder, Kulin Shah Onsurity helps enable instant and affordable employee healthcare benefits for SMEs & Startups. Onsurity was featured on Disney+ Hotstar’s “The Great Indian Disruptors” Season One for its unique monthly healthcare platform for Indian SMEs.

 

Onsurity is mainly targeting to extend its healthcare benefits to Gig-workers and those who are employed in the various sectors like manufacturing, services or technology sector who deserve a ‘professional approach’ towards securing them health and wellness needs.

 

Anil Kumble added that “I have personally witnessed and led fundraisers for this vulnerable workforce, who are usually not full-time employees in the ecosystem”.

 

As Onsurity claims, it has collaborated with over 2,500 companies, including VISA, BSE, Jupiter Money, Terrapay, Infra.Market, Ferra Engineering and Clevertap.

Yogesh Agarwal, founder and chief executive officer (CEO), Onsurity, on being associated with the cricketer said “his association would help us move closer to our vision of providing digitally enabled healthcare benefits for 300 million, workforce employed with the emerging businesses of India,”.

 

Taking further steps towards spreading awareness about healthcare, Anil Kumble is not only an investor in the company but has also joined as the strategic advisor to the Onsurity.

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Ravi Tilekar

Written by Ravi Tilekar

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