Sam Tabar has quite an eclectic background which has served him well as he has progressed through his career. Beginning with his top notch education preparing him for his career in law and finance, Sam has studied and practiced in a variety of subjects and topics.
Tabar attended both Oxford and Columbia Law School. He was involved in both scholastic institutions including his stint with the Columbia Business Law Review as an associate editor. After his inspiring education, he delved into the world of law and how it interacts with business by joining Skadden, Arps, Slater, Meagher and Flom LLP. It was here that he began the transition to law and finance. According to a recent media release on Tabar’s career success, his clients have always been individuals seeking out his counsel as it pertains to hedge fund creation, employee law, and financial compliance regulations.
Fluid in both English and French, Sam then moved on to Sparx Group/PMA Investment Advisors. Based in Hong Kong, it was here that he continued to counsel on hedge funds and specifically focused on marketing and investor relations. He also spearheaded a new process to target more investors. These investors included family businesses, high net worth individuals and institutions.
After seven years, Mr. Tabar landed at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch. His role at this banking institution was to lead capital strategy for Asia-Pacific. Again, he counselled hedge fund managers and those who wanted to start one up and interacted with many other types of investors as his role evolved. When he left the firm in 2012, he has a contact list of clients he helped or worked with of over 1250 investors.
His last two functions were at Adanac LLC where he mainly focused on property investment and start-ups in the United States and Schulte Roth & Zabel, where he again had the main focus of counseling hedge fund managers. He left Roth in 2014.
In addition to the wide variety of jobs and corporations he has been a part of, Tabar has many outside interests. He is a world traveler, as evidenced by his willingness to relocate to Hong Kong. He has seen the world. He loves to travel. He also likes to keep in touch with clients, friends and family and as a result he loves to host events and mingle with those in his area.