Medibuy is dedicated to enhancing the quality and efficiency of
healthcare through the delivery of solutions that improve the supply
chain. With deep healthcare expertise, Medibuy is a business services
provider that offers healthcare providers and suppliers integrated
Internet-based commerce software and hosted supply chain tools.
Through a focused strategy of synchronizing business processes
and technology between healthcare providers and suppliers, Medibuy
is integrating with leading MMIS and ERP systems and automating
enterprise-wide procurement processes to enable healthcare providers and suppliers
to reduce many of the inefficiencies of the traditional healthcare
supply chain. Medibuy's marketplace provides substantial benefits
by reducing order processing and tracking costs and improving the
utilization of data relating to procurement of products, equipment,
In partnership with technology leaders like Commerce One, Medibuy
provides solutions that are flexible, scalable
and secure. Hospital groups representing 42 percent of the acute
care market in the U.S. and a growing number of leading suppliers
have chosen Medibuy to deliver a single point of buying and selling
the products, services and equipment needed by healthcare providers.
Medibuy investors include Ridgewood Capital, Kleiner, Perkins,
Caufield & Byers, Sequoia Capital, and Oak Investment Partners,
plus additional new investors Meritech Capital Partners, Allianz
Capital Partners headquartered in Munich, Germany, and e-partners
of London and Silicon Valley. These firms have together invested
more than $120 million in Medibuy, which has been using the capital
to fund global market development, technology investments and general
Ridgewood Capital is a venture capital firm specializing in private
equity finance transactions. Ridgewood's investment strategy is
to build a diverse portfolio of premier early-stage high technology
companies that promise the most growth over the next several years.
Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield & Byers
Partners in Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield & Byers cumulatively have
over 100 years of industry experience in successful high growth
companies. KPCB has raised over $1.2 billion in capital and has
invested in companies whose total market value exceeds $80 billion,
including Amazon, drugstore.com, Juniper Networks and Excite AtHome.
"Sequoia's partners want to help build companies. They are more
interested in seeing the business problems solved than taking credit
for the solution," said John Chambers, CEO of Cisco. Sequoia's portfolio
companies, such as MP3.com, Yahoo!, and Agile Software, operate
in the electronic and healthcare segments of the economy.
Oak Investment Partners
Oak Investment Partners is a classic venture capital firm that funds
high-growth entrepreneurial ventures and assists in guiding them
to industry leadership. Oak companies have been notable contributors
to innovation in the specialty retail, biomedical, enterprise software
and Internet industries.
Meritech Capital Partners
Meritech Capital Partners is a late-stage venture capital fund that
is capitalized at $1.1 billion and provides the later stage portfolio
companies with efficient access to expansion stage capital. Meritech
focuses on investments in Internet services and enabling technologies,
wireless and wireline communications technologies and services,
as well as e-commerce.
Allianz Capital Partners
Allianz Capital Partners, a global leader in insurance and asset
management, is headquartered in Munich, Germany. Allianz Capital
Partners will assist Medibuy in expanding its marketplace in Europe
by providing information and assistance relating to European distribution
channels, healthcare customs and practices, and reaching potential
strategic partners and customers.
Healthcare Industry Accolades
We are proud to have received these prestigious awards and recognition
for our healthcare e-commerce solutions.