FirstVet partners with Fletch
Veterinary telemedicine company FirstVet is partnering with Fletch to embed a pet insurance marketplace for its US users.
Founded in 2016, FirstVet raised ~$96 million and it entered the US in late 2020. The company operates in six other countries including the UK, Germany, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, and Finland.
“Speed to market has always been a key focus for us at FirstVet. Fletch’s API-first solutions enabled us to plug in multiple leading pet insurance companies through one simple integration. Veterinarians, pet parents, and pets all benefit from access to the insurance products and video consultations that can save time and money.” – David Prien, CEO at FirstVet.
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The company is now launching its video-based vet consultation service in the US - where it already has an operational team of 14 staff members - enabling pet owners in all 50 states to receive 24/7 expert vet advice and diagnoses for a variety of different animals, ranging from cats and dogs to horses and reptiles, all from their mobile devices.