Harj Taggar Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

Professionals

  • Investments
  • 44

  • Portfolio
  • 7

  • Exits
  • 35

Exits

Harj Taggar General Information

Description

Mr. Harj Taggar serves as Group Partner & Managing Director, Knowledge at Y Combinator. Mr. Tagger is a Co-Founder and serves as Chairman at Triplebyte. Previously, he served as Chief Executive Officer at Triplebyte. He also co-founded and served as Chief Executive Officer at Initialized Capital. He also served as a Partner at Start Fund. He was the first partner brought in at Y-Combinator since its founding. He also co-founded Auctomatic, acquired by Livecurrent Media. He is originally from London.

Business Details

Website
harjtaggar.com
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • San Francisco, CA
  • United States

Harj Taggar Investments (44)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Zeus Living 15-Oct-2021 Later Stage VC 0000 Buildings and Property Out of Business 0000 000000
Heap 18-Aug-2016 00000 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 000000
Hullabalu 09-Nov-2015 00000 00000 00.00 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 0000 000000
Rescale 14-Jul-2015 0000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 000000
Rainforest QA 10-Feb-2015 0000 00000 000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 000000
Framed Data 11-Dec-2014 0000 00000 000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Startup 0000 000000
SoundFocus 19-Feb-2014 0000 00000 00.00 Application Software Bankruptcy: Liquidation 0000 000000
BloomThat 06-Feb-2014 0000 00000 000 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue 0000 000000
Spring (Media and Information Services) 16-Jan-2014 Early Stage VC 0000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000 000000
SlidePay 03-Dec-2013 Early Stage VC 00000 Financial Software Startup 0000 000000

Harj Taggar Exits (35)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Heap 07-Dec-2023 Merger/Acquisition
Zeus Living 08-Nov-2023 000 00 00000000
Instacart 19-Sep-2023 000 00000
Soylent 15-Feb-2023 000000000000000000 000.00
Spring (Media and Information Services) 09-Nov-2022 000000000000000000
Priceonomics 01-Oct-2021 000000000 00000000
Clever (Educational Software) 02-Sep-2021 000000000000000000 00000
Coinbase 14-Apr-2021 000 000
Zenefits 18-Mar-2021 Buyout/LBO
Boosted USA 17-Apr-2020 Merger/Acquisition

Harj Taggar Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

Investments by Region

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Harj Taggar Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Harj Taggar Angel Investor 00 0 0 San Francisco, CA

Harj Taggar Co-Investors (10)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
CEAS Investments I 1 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Eric Wu 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Initialized Capital Management 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Miras 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
SIG (Susquehanna International Group) 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Harj Taggar FAQs

  • Who is Harj Taggar?

    Harj Taggar is an angel Investor who has made 44 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Harj Taggar?

    Harj Taggar is an angel investor.

  • What does Harj Taggar do?

    As an angel investor, Harj Taggar invests personal money into promising companies, typically in exchange for equity.

  • What has Harj Taggar invested in?

    Harj Taggar has made numerous investments in companies like Zeus Living, Heap, and Hullabalu within the Buildings and Property, Business/Productivity Software, and Entertainment Software industries.

  • What has Harj Taggar invested in recently?

    Harj Taggar's latest investment was on 15-Oct-2021 in Zeus Living, a company within the Buildings and Property industry.

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