Fertility tracking firm gets $600k funding

Chief executive James Foody plans to raise a further $2 million

13th December, 2015
James Foody (24), named as Ireland's Best Young Entrepreneur 2015 last week, is co-founder and chief executive of Ayda, which is developing wearable fertility tracking technology

Ayda, the Cork start-up that is developing wearable fertility tracking technology for women, has closed a $600,000 seed funding round in the US.

The company is working with a product design company in Silicon Valley to bring its technology to market, having established an office in San Francisco.

Co-founder and chief executive James Foody, who describes Ayda’s target customer as “any woman trying to conceive”, plans to raise a further $2 million to begin manufacturing the...

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