Sam Tabar is an investment attorney and executive officer with several years of experience in the fund management industry. Sam started as an associate attorney at a Wall Street law firm and worked his way to become partner at a private equity fund. His experience and accomplishments feature a dedicated professional with real talent and true business acumen.
Sam Tabar graduated with honors from Oxford University where he studied jurisprudence and enjoyed rowing and ballroom dancing. He received his master’s degree from Columbia Law School where he was editor of the Columbia Business Law Journal.
After Columbia Law, he passed the New York State Bar and went to work at the prestigious New York business law firm Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom. Here he provided legal advice for fund formation, manager acquisitions, mergers and acquisition deals and many other legal fields. Learn more about Sam Tabar: https://twitter.com/samirtabar?lang=en
Sam became a business executive at the Sparx Group/PMA where, as managing director, his responsibilities included overseeing global marketing efforts, providing performance reports and assisting with legal matters.
His accomplishments at Sparx included launching new funds and raising over $500 million for equity, macro and credit products. He also helped negotiate a lucrative partnership with Nikko that raised over $700 million.
According to Bloomberg, Sam Tabar’s next move brought him to the investment giant Merrill Lynch. As Director and Head of Capital Strategy, he worked in New York and Hong Kong and was responsible for building and managing capital introductions teams and managing all aspects of the capital raising process. At Merrill Lynch, Sam ranked number one on the 2010 and 2011 Global Custodian Survey and created a rolodex of 1250 global investors.
Back in New York City, Sam is Partner and Chief Operating Officer, or COO, at FullCycle Energy Fund. As COO, he creates marketing plans and materials and analyses investment decisions. He has already created a customized list of 450 investors while raising significant capital.