Turkish Mental Health platform startup Salus Secures $4.7M in seed funding. Pitch Drive, İş Bankası 100. Yıl Venture Capital, Adam Anders (Anterra Capital), Can Yücaoğlu (MAP Yatırım), Mehmet Yılmaz (Freeletics & Zavvy), Joshua Cornelius (Freeletics & Zavvy) and Kıvanç Semen It received an investment of $4.7 million from important angel investors such as (DataGuard).
The startup’s existing investors, Collective Spark and Wamda Capital, also showed their confidence in Salus by increasing their investments. In the pre-seed investment round, which took place 12 months ago and was led by Collective Spark, Mehmet Ali Aydınlar (Acıbadem Health Group), Fırat İleri (Hummingbird), İnanç Balcı (Lazada & Crestone VC), Eren Yanık (Gram Games), Egem Eraslan ( Valuable angel investors such as Midas) and Bora Uludüz (Memorial Health Group) invested in Salus.
The new capital injection will be pivotal in strengthening Salus’ clinical network, investing in technology and user experience, and scaling B2B business development efforts to solidify its market presence.
Alperen Adikti, the founding partner and CEO of Salus, stated the following about the investment and the progress of Salus: “Although it has been 18 months since our establishment, QNB Finansbank has achieved significant success in areas such as ING, P&G, Midas, Zeplin, Sigortam.net, Ödeal. We are very happy to serve leading companies. With our rapid growth, we became the first investment in Turkey of Northzone, which is an early investor in iconic startups such as Spotify, Spring Health, Personio and Klarna. We will use this investment to support our growth both on the corporate and individual side, and to expand our products and services to become Turkey’s most inclusive health practice. The fact that we have received one of the largest seed investments made in Turkey is also a proof of the urgent need and belief in Salus’ mission. “With the support of our investors and partners who believe in us, we will continue to move forward rapidly on this path that we set out with great excitement.”
They involve all of these alternatives into the Salus experience, get to know your needs, and create a personalised health journey for you. With a group of consultants experienced in mental, dietary, and physical health, they design a journey that meets your needs. They monitor changes made throughout the way to keep this journey current.