About

The Story of
Signalytic

Our Mission

To create and deploy the S+ Platform that can support the digitization of workflows, better connect data through health systems while unlocking new and innovative business models to ensure no one is left behind.
NMS Pilot
Yumbe
NMS Pilot
Our Impact
35
Facilities active
< 2 hours
End-to-end data transmission
400,000+
Transactions to date

Timeline

2017

While our founder is in Uganda, he sees the human impact of drug stockouts first hand. This plants the seed for solving this problem in his mind.

2018

Months of user-centric research in Uganda’s Mbale District give the Ugandan-Canadian team a better understanding of the problem of drug stockouts, and potential solutions. By the end of this year, the founding team has formed.

2019

Signalytic is awarded a contribution from the Canada’s National Research Council to engage in Research and Development for the first S+ System Prototype.

2020

Awarded the opportunity to manufacture and implement S+ System units by the United Nations Capital Development Fund.

2021

Units are implemented in twenty-five healthcare facilities as part of an active pilot.

2022

USAID-funded partnerships with PATH, Health Access Connect, Management Sciences for Health, and the Ugandan Ministry of Health lead to more implementation in the country. $1.6 million seed round closed for Signalytic.
2017
2018
2019
2020
2021
2022

Timeline

2017

While our founder is in Uganda, he sees the human impact of drug stockouts first hand. This plants the seed for solving this problem in his mind.

2018

Months of user-centric research in Uganda’s Mbale District give the Ugandan-Canadian team a better understanding of the problem of drug stockouts, and potential solutions. By the end of this year, the founding team has formed.

2019

Signalytic is awarded a contribution from the Canada’s National Research Council to engage in Research and Development for the first S+ System Prototype.

2020

Awarded the opportunity to manufacture and implement S+ System units by the United Nations Capital Development Fund.

2021

Units are implemented in twenty-six healthcare facilities as part of an active pilot.

2022

USAID-funded partnerships with PATH, Health Access Connect, Management Sciences for Health, and the Ugandan Ministry of Health lead to more implementation in the country. $1.6 million seed round closed for Signalytic.
Our Team

Nico Christofi


What do you do at Signalytic? 


CEO - Ensure company growth and that teams are pulling in the same direction.

What do you like doing in your free time?

Cooking, taking care of my toddler son, making friends in my neighborhood.

Bryan Plummer


What do you do at Signalytic? 


COO - Provide operational support and partnership development in countries where we work.

What do you like doing in your free time?

Watching and playing hockey (go Leafs!), advocating for improved walkability, bikeability in my town and indie music.

Willem Atsma


What do you do at Signalytic? 


CTO - Plan and develop the technology roadmap, and set priorities for the tech team. I also spend a good part of my time working on the core server code.

What do you like doing in your free time?

Windsurf and camp, at the same time!

Elvis Mugabi


What do you do at Signalytic? 


Lead & Director of Operations (Signalytic Uganda) -  Invest in the cross cutting business functions of the Uganda office, while co-steering our product development and assembly processes. Focused on team's growth, and keeping the morale high.

What do you like doing in your free time?

Long-form audio podcasts on Tech and Business and adding to my collection of half-read nonfiction titles on political science and African history.

Steve Petterson


What do you do at Signalytic? 


VP Finance - Active on fundraising, budgeting, and all things financial.

What do you like doing in your free time?

An avid runner, basketball player, and concert-goer, while always on the search for good new tunes.

Alec Turner


What do you do at Signalytic? 


Lead Software Developer - Tackles challenging software problems and strives to help the software team be the best developers they can be.

What do you like doing in your free time?

Often found exploring the trails of Vancouver Island or hunched over a workbench fiddling with electronics.

Laurel Pilon


What do you do at Signalytic? 


Software Developer - Builds Android applications.

What do you like doing in your free time?

Climbing and bike rides.

Patrick Gregorio


What do you do at Signalytic? 


Full Stack Developer -  Build web applications and the servers they communicate with.

What do you like doing in your free time?

Playing videos games, listening/playing to music, starting to get into travelling and keeping myself updated with new tools for my trade through online courses and personal projects.

Dradriga Patrick


What do you do at Signalytic? 


Assembly Line Technician - Build, test and prepare hardware products.

What do you like doing in your free time?

Making music, editing Videos for youtube, researching about Machine Learning, learning Baseball Umpiring and watching Aircraft Investigation videos.

Mana Shirazi-Kia


What do you do at Signalytic? 


QA Manager - Implementator of a compliance QMS for Signalytic's operations.

What do you like doing in your free time?

Pilates, music, hiking, reading.

Thomas Kayongo


What do you do at Signalytic? 


Advanced field Techncian - Field visits, installations and technical support to keep our products online.

What do you like doing in your free time?

Spending time with friends.

Nasser Kawesa


What do you do at Signalytic? 


Lead Electronics Hardware Engineer - Forever improving the electric circuits and power systems of our products.

What do you like doing in your free time?

Riding horses, road trips , checking out various adventures.

Sameer Thapa


What do you do at Signalytic? 


Android Developer - Making great android apps!

What do you like doing in your free time?

Hiking, Cooking, Reading, Writing Poems & Art

A Ugandan-Canadian Partnership
We split our operations between Canada and Uganda—with essential members of the team collaborating across the world.
Our Partners
Work With Us
Operations Lead (Signalytic Uganda)
Full time, Uganda-based
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If you think you might be an interesting fit to our team, or might be able to contribute to our work in some way, feel free to reach out to share more about yourself! Email: contact@signalytic.ca

No job openings at the moment, but we're always happy to talk. If you think you might be an interesting fit to our team, or might be able to contribute to our work in some way, feel free to reach out to share more about yourself! Email: contact@signalytic.ca

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