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Harj Taggar

Y Combinator Partner Harj Taggar: "San Francisco is Becoming Silicon Valley"

Few people are better situated to evaluate the current tech boom than Harjeet Taggar, a partner at Y Combinator, which twice a year, invests a small amount of money (~$20k) in dozens of promising startups from all over the country.

The startup teams move to Silicon Valley for three months, during which YC works with them to get their companies into a position where they can appeal to investors at Demo Day, when a bunch of big-time investors show up.

During the past few funding cycles, Taggar told 7x7 that he has noticed a definite pattern.

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