We envision an Africa where everyone can recognize a medical emergency, call for help, and receive it within 10 minutes.
Our mission is to save lives by developing a network First Responders powered by intelligent technology.
- T - We Treat every emergency as a priority
- R - We Respond promptlyv
- U - We Understand local healthcare needs
- S - We deliver Seamless care by working with partners
- T - We Train constantly to provide the highest quality care
Folake is from Nigeria and having enjoyed access to quality healthcare in several countries, she is passionate about ensuring access to healthcare in developing countries. She believes in the concept of ‘everyday heroes’ - we all have a role to play. She has a BSc in Biology from the University of Oregon, and Masters in Global Health & Development from University College London. She met Maame while pursuing a Master in Business Entrepreneurship & Technology (MBET) at the University of Waterloo. She is a Certified First Aid & CPR Instructor with the Canadian Life Saving Society. She has worked at the University of Waterloo, PwC Nigeria and a number of non-profit and private sector organizations in Nigeria, Canada and the United States.
Maame Afriyie Poku
Maame is from Ghana and has personally witnessed the impact of lack of emergency care. A passionate technologist, she believes in the power of technology to improve health. Maame has a BSc in Management Information Systems from Ashesi University and a Masters in Business, Entrepreneurship & Technology (MBET) from University of Waterloo. She has experience working in a fintech and edutech, developing mobile and web applications as well as experience in database management, e-commerce and programming.