When you look at the life of Sam Tabar it would appear that he is a man who has it all. A strategist based in the Big Apple, New York City, Tabar has been working for some of the higher end businesses for his entire adult life. He got his education from Oxford University and then got his law degree at Columbia. While there he developed his skills working at the Columbia Business Law Review as an associate editor. He then began his career working as an associate for one of the world’s most prestigious law firms, Skadden, Arps, Slater, Meagher & Flom LLP in 2001.
After a great beginning Tabar moved into capital strategy and business development and eventually went to work for Bank of America Merrill Lynch accepting the position of Director and Head of Capital Strategy for the Pacific-Asia Region. After a successful stint in that position he went back to the legal field working as a Senior Associate catering to fund formation and structure, hedge funds and compliance issues his company and/or clients might have faced. In 2004, he went back to the world of high finance joining PMA Investment Advisors who are based in Hong Kong.
While in this position, LinkedIn shows Tabar’s career skyrocketed as he Managing Director &Co-Head of Business Development at PMA. It was his leadership that all facets of global marketing and relations with investors were created and managed by him in a $2 billion hedge fund. He also created and ran a well thought out marketing plan targeting institutional investors, large family offices, and global clients that were of significant net-worth for his firm. His main contribution might just have been the large list of potential contacts that he provided to his firm. There were over 2,000 potential qualified investors. He was a major cog in all business development related matters raising nearly $1.2 billion in assets for his employer.
Angel.co indicates from there Sam Tabar bounced back and forth between legal and financial responsibilities until 2014. Each job that he took there was success and money was made. He used his Asian connections to help create new Hedge Fund opportunities for clients, guiding investment capital toward lucrative deals and providing introductions of key people in financial transactions. Whatever Sam has done, it is clear that success has followed him. He is a world renowned lawyer and valuable financial strategist. His Asian connections make him one of the most valuable people in finance. Sam Tabar is the COO of Full Cycle Fund, a position Street Insider indicates he’s just taken.