MedAngle Becomes First Pakistani Startup Named in Global Silicon Valley Elite 200 EdTech List


MedAngle, a pioneering Pakistani company in the field of medical education technology (edtech), has made history by being included in the prestigious Global Silicon Valley Elite 200 EdTech Company list for 2023. The announcement was reported by a media house, marking a significant milestone for MedAngle and the Pakistani edtech industry.

Founded by Dr. Mohammad Azib, an accomplished technologist and medical doctor from the Dow University of Health Sciences (Class of 2020), MedAngle has emerged as a groundbreaking platform for future doctors. Dr. Azib holds the distinction of being the first-ever full-stack technologist and medical doctor in the country.

Dr. Azib’s impressive credentials include being accepted into prestigious programs such as the Transcend Fellowship in Silicon Valley, the MIT-Harvard Medical School Global Healthcare Innovation program, and the Stanford Graduate School of Business Seed Spark Program. These experiences have enriched his vision for MedAngle and contributed to its success.

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With over 61,000 medical students and future doctors actively engaged on the platform, MedAngle has garnered widespread recognition for its innovative approach to digital medical education. Users have collectively answered questions over 45 million times, underscoring the platform’s popularity and effectiveness in transforming medical learning in Pakistan and beyond.

MedAngle boasts an extensive library of content, including more than 40,000 multiple-choice questions, clinical cases, and other educational resources. This makes it the largest medical education platform in the history of Pakistan and the Middle East region, setting a new benchmark for excellence in the field.

The company’s dedicated team comprises over 150 doctors, healthcare professionals, and elite medical students, working tirelessly to support the platform’s growth and impact. MedAngle’s technology has expanded from one school to over 140 institutions across two countries, with recent expansion into the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

MedAngle’s selection as the only Pakistani company in the Global Silicon Valley Elite 200 EdTech Company list underscores its exceptional achievements and potential for further growth. The Elite 200 consists of the top pre-seed and seed startups across the entire education spectrum, chosen from a global pool of applicants. These startups were shortlisted for the annual ASU+GSV Summit, a prestigious event that brings together leading minds focused on transforming education and work.

The ASU+GSV Summit, a collaboration between Arizona State University (ASU) and Global Silicon Valley (GSV), featured renowned speakers such as keynote presenter Bill Gates, Khan Academy Founder and CEO Sal Khan, and OpenAI and ChatGPT Founder and CEO Sam Altman. Past speakers have included luminaries such as former US President Barack Obama, Richard Branson, Laurene Powell Jobs, Priscilla Chan, Jeff Weiner, Bill Nye, Howard Schultz, Reed Hastings, and Eric Yuan.

MedAngle’s inclusion in the Global Silicon Valley Elite 200 EdTech Company list is a testament to the company’s dedication to innovation and its profound impact on medical education. It represents a significant milestone for Pakistan’s edtech ecosystem, highlighting the country’s potential to drive transformative advancements in the global education landscape.

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