Investing in Hawaii's Startups

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Sultan Ventures

A Startup Catalyst

Our purpose is to drive innovation and growth forward by providing the best in expertise, education, capital, and connections to startups and investors.


For investors and entrepreneurs


Working closely with investors and entrepreneurs alike, we provide due diligence, deal sourcing, capital raise and business planning services...



Our passion is to build amazing and innovative companies and technologies. We are sector agnostic, however, we do focus on certain funding stages...



We manage over $10M collectively between our funds and will participate in angel financing rounds with our preferred investment partners...



Our core investment thesis reflects a heavy emphasis upon personal and collective education. We invest significant resources to promote best practices...

Sultan Ventures has emerged as a major force in Startup Paradise. Susan Yamada Executive Director, Pacific Asia Center for Entrepreneurship, University of Hawaii


Sultan Ventures Continues Commitment To Startup Weekend

by Tarik Sultan

This past weekend, Sultan Ventures Partner Omar Sultan participated as a judge in the Maui Startup Weekend Event hosted by the Maui Economic Development Board held at the Maui Tech Park. “Our company has been involved in every Startup Weekend in Hawai‘i since the beginning, because we think it’s a…

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We’ve Launched a Podcast! Introducing The Startup Catalyst Podcast Show

by Luke Tucker

We’re very excited to announce the launch of our very own startup podcast. We will be interviewing entrepreneurs and investors in Hawaii and around the globe!  At Sultan Ventures, we believe in learning from others and the show is all about knowledge transfer — what inputs, experiences, tools & practices or…

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What is Slack and Why It is So Important for Your Business

by Luke Tucker

I had the opportunity to present at the Digital Marketing Summit with a Dash of SaaS Conference in Honolulu today. In addition to hosting a Startup Panel with XLR8UH Portfolio Companies Comprendio and MeetingSift, as well as Brian Rabben from Blue Startups, I prepared a presentation on the importance of…

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