Dara Akbarian Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 4

  • Portfolio
  • 4

Dara Akbarian General Information


Mr. Dara Akbarian serves as Chief Financial Officer Asia Pacific India Middle East Africa & Senior Vice President at Omnicom Group. He also is an Angel Investor. Prior to his association with Highline, Akbarian spent five years at Omnicom as Senior Vice President, overseeing corporate M&A initiatives. Before his initial stint at Omnicom, Akbarian spent seven years with Wasserstein Perella & Co.'s private equity investment unit, most recently as a director in charge of sourcing, negotiating, and structuring venture capital, growth equity, and leveraged buyout investments across a variety of industries. During his tenure, he played a key role in advising and serving on the board of directors of a number of Wasserstein & Co. portfolio companies. Akbarian began his career at the Federal Reserve, performing economic research and econometric modeling for the Board of Governors and senior economists in the Fed's international finance division.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 280 Park Avenue
  • New York, NY 10017
  • United States
+1 (212) 000-0000

Dara Akbarian Investments (4)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
TAE Life Sciences 01-Mar-2017 Seed Round Biotechnology Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
0000 0000 01-Oct-2015 00000 00000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Profitable 0000 00000000
Evolugate 18-Aug-2011 Angel (individual) Drug Discovery Generating Revenue
Brilliant (Educational Software) 08-Mar-2011 Early Stage VC 000 Educational Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
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Dara Akbarian Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Dara Akbarian Angel Investor 0 New York, NY
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