Cairo-based online pharmacy marketplace Chefaa has raised a seven-figure USD pre-series A round from several investors, including 500 Startups, Vision Ventures and Womena.

Founded in 2017 by Doaa Aref and Rasha Rady, Chefaa connects patients and pharmacies and allows chronic patients to order, schedule and refill their recurring medicine as well as all relevant non-pharmaceuticals.

Doaa Aref, the co-founder and CEO of Chefaa, said: “We intend to use this investment to grow our...