Sam Tabar is a capital Strategist in the world of hedge funds. He is also a trained attorney, having attended Columbia Law School. Before pursuing law, Sam was a student at Oxford University, where he graduated the year 2000 with Honors in a Bachelor of Arts Degree.
While at Columbia Law School, Sam juggled between his studies and working as an Associate Editor of the Columbia Business Law Review.
Sam started his law career at the prestigious Skadden, Arps, Slater, Meagher & Flom LLP. This was after his studies at Columbia Law School. Sam mainly dealt with finance related issues while working here, taking an interest in counselling clients about the formation and structure of hedge funds. His efforts and hard work saw him put in charge of private placement memoranda, side letters, and investment management agreements. Mr. Tabar was having a successful legal career when he left Skadden for Sparx Group/PMA Investment Advisors.
Sam Tabar began his finance career at Sparx Group/PMA Investment Advisors. He had a foundation in finance from his legal practice where he mainly dealt with finance related issues. Mr. Tabar put his best foot forward, and his efforts got rewarded, earning him a promotion to become the Managing Director. He also took up the role of Co-Head of Business Development. Sam worked on global marketing and investor relations, making strategic plans to target various kinds of clients. Mr. Tabar was a great asset to Sparx Group, with over 2000 potential investors in his portfolio. By the time he was leaving the company in 2011, he had helped raise $1.2 billion in assets.
Mr. Tabar joined Bank of America in the capacity of Head of Capital Strategy. His focus was the Asia-pacific region. Sam brought significant introductions to institutional investors, besides concentrating on the bank’s hedge fund clientele. In his short stay at Bank of America, he built a Rolodex of over 1200 investors.
Having tasted the finance world in depth, Sam rekindled his law career at Schulte Roth and Zabel Law Firm, where he took up a position as a Senior Associate. With his experience in the finance sector, it came as no surprise that he took up roles in financial matters such as hedge fund counsel. About.me shows more of what Sam has done, but GoFundMe is where you really get a sense of Mr. Tabar’s charitable side.