Tarik leads the Allstate Strategic Ventures team. He started his career at JPMorgan’s Investment Bank, where he focused on private equity, mergers and acquisitions and capital raises in transportation and consumer goods sectors. Since then, Tarik has executed more than 40 transactions, surpassing $30 billion in deal value. He currently focuses on venture capital investments of strategic interest to Allstate. Tarik serves on the board of directors of numerous startups. In 2019, he was named to the GCV Powerlist as one of the top 100 corporate venture capital executives globally.
A native of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Tarik moved to the Chicago area in 1995 to continue his education. He holds MBAs with concentrations in entrepreneurship, finance and international business from the Illinois Institute of Technology’s Stuart School of Business and a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology.
He enjoys traveling, reading, skiing and spending time with his wife and two children.
Tarik is attending / has attended:
The 2018 New York Venture Summit
Venture Summit | West 2018
The 2019 New York Venture Summit
Venture Summit Virtual Connect | Global
Venture Summit Virtual Connect 3
VSVC West 2021