Tarik Abbas

Tarik Abbas

Managing Partner at Transcendent Capital

Startupbootcamp FinTech New York Mentor

Tarik is the Founder & Managing Partner at Transcendent Capital, an early stage Venture Capital firm. Tarik is also a Venture Partner at NextGen Venture Partners, a VC fund based in Washington DC. Tarik is also a mentor at 1776 VC, a global startup incubator program.

Prior to Transcendent Capital, Tarik founded Transcendent Holdings, a seed stage investment company and his private investment vehicle, where he invested in the first rounds of Industrial/Organic, Quickframe, Reach Robotics, Rebel, SkySafe, Waggle and Bazaar among others. Prior to this, Tarik gained investment experience at Atika Capital Management, a long/short international equity fund where he covered tech/media/telecom stocks. Prior to joining the investment world, Tarik was formerly a co-founder of Chipp’d, a platform for linking digital content to physical items.

Tarik has a BA in International Studies with a minor in Business Administration from Fordham University. He is fluent in English and Arabic.