«The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated startup ecosystem growth across Latin America (LatAm), according to a January report from The Economist.»
«While international investors’ eyes have been focused largely on the booming fintech and e-commerce sectors in LatAm, the health tech space has also seen steady growth, with digital health startups from the region raking in USD $187 in the first quarter of 2022, according to data from CB Insights.»
«Two years on from the pandemic, half of the healthtech startups surveyed by the Latin America Venture Capital Association (LAVCA) and IDB Labs said that they achieved positive growth during the pandemic, and they also reported creating over 2,700 jobs in 2021. «
Article written by Daniel Mora Matiz.
Latin America Reports