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The Health Chain

A global social network for people with chronic conditions. Revenue from advertising, value added services to health insurers and data sales

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Healthcare Services
  • Location Zastron Road, Cape Town, WC, South Africa
  • Currency ZAR
  • Employees 2
  • Website

Company Summary

The Health Chain is a social network for people living with chronic conditions. The network is building a global user base to enable peer-to-peer support amongst users. The Health Chain will build revenue streams from advertising, sponsorship, selling value added services to health insurers and disease management companies, providing support services to the wellness industry and selling data to pharmaceutical manufacturers.


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    Richard Klugman
    Lead Developer

    Software developer with 10 years of experience on a variety of platforms and using a diverse set of programming languages. All of Richard’s experience has been in the health care industry. Richard has been responsible for the development and maintenance of the entire code base making up The Health Chain (in excess of 150 applications make up the overall application at present)

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    David Alexander Green
    Managing Partner

    A medical doctor with 17 years of experience in health care information technology initiatives. Founded The Strategic Health Review, On-Cue (an automated SMS text message scheduler), SIMpill ( – a real-time medication adherence device and system) and GreenWest Knowledge Consultants which initiated The Health Chain. David also has extensive knowledge and experience in various parts of the health care industry in Africa and beyond.


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    Barry Adams
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    David Grant

Previous Investors

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    David Green
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    Wesme Hartman