Right-Health

Right-Health in its acquisition of Akira Medical

Client

Right-Health

Value

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Service

Mergers and Acquisitions

Date Closed

September 2017

Industry

Health

Lead Office

Toronto


 

On September 19, 2017, Right-Health announced the acquisition of Akira Medical. Right-Health will continue to operate the Akira platform under its original name, while founders Dustin Walper, Taha Bandukwala and Matt Zukowski will join Right Health in leadership positions. The Akira team brings further advanced technology and product expertise and strengthens Right-Health’s presence in Canada.

Akira Medical is an on-demand mobile healthcare platform that provides patients in Canada with instant access to healthcare practitioners via text and video chat.

Right-Health is a Toronto-based healthcare company that provides a combination of virtual and in-person care optimizing the health and engagement of patients.

Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP represented each of Right-Health, with a team consisting of Chad Bayne, David Jamieson, Arielle Kaplan (Corporate) and Colin Kelly (Labour & Employment) and Akira Medical, with a team consisting of Justin Young, Kate Royer (Corporate) and Daniel Wong (Labour & Employment).


Team
Chad Bayne
Key Contact

Chad Bayne

Partner, Emerging and High Growth Companies

David Jamieson

David Jamieson

Partner, Emerging and High Growth Companies

Arielle Kaplan

Arielle Kaplan

Associate, Corporate

Justin D. Young

Justin D. Young

Partner, Emerging and High Growth Companies