A Startup Catalyst®
We drive innovation and growth forward by providing expertise, capital, and connections.
For investors and entrepreneurs
Working closely with investors and entrepreneurs alike, we provide due diligence, deal sourcing, capital raise and business planning services… More
Our passion is to build amazing and innovative companies and technologies. We are sector agnostic, however, we do focus on certain funding stages… More
We participate in pre-seed and seed financing rounds with our preferred investment partners… More
Our core investment thesis reflects a heavy emphasis upon personal and collective education. We invest significant resources to promote best practices… More
Sultan Ventures has emerged as a major force in Startup Paradise.
Director UH Ventures
How the Tradition of Aloha is Delivering SDG Progress in Hawaiʻi
June 17, 2021By MJ Altman on June 17, 2021 American Leadership on the SDGs People across America are using the Sustainable Development Goals as a road map to recover better by turning these global ambitions into local action. In Hawaiʻi, that means uniting communities around the tradition and spirit of aloha to accelerate progress on...Read More
5 Ways to Boost Local Innovation
January 5, 2020By Tarik Sultan and Omar Sultan for Hawaii Business Magazine Authors say Hawai‘i can help build a vibrant and diverse economy in the 21st century with a coordinated effort by business and government. Visitor numbers keep setting records year after year, but core questions about tourism and the Hawai‘i economy haven’t changed for half a...Read More
Two Hawaii Execs Selected to National List of Influential Young Executives
October 17, 2019By Olivia Peterkin – Web Editor, Pacific Business News Oct 17, 2019, 7:10am HST Isar Mostafanezhad, founder and CEO of Nalu Scientific, and Tarik Sultan, co-founder and managing partner of Sultan Ventures, have been selected for a national list of influential young executives. The Business Journals’ Influencers: Rising Stars spotlights 100 executives who are having...Read More