The Capital Strategy Greats: Sam Tabar

Many people think the world doesn’t need more lawyers or corporate fat cats. Those people, however, do not know Sam Tabar. Tabar has made a name for himself by being one of the most promising lawyers and capital strategists in the world. He has affected every community that he has worked in, and his work with companies and clients speaks for itself.

Sam Tabar started off his rise into law and business at Oxford University where he earned his undergraduate degree. He then moved on to Columbia Law School and studied the finer intricacies of business law, namely in the financial sector.

Tabar’s professors knew that he would go places when he graduated. Upon graduation from Columbia, he was picked up by the prestigious Skadden, Arps, Slater, Meagher & Flom, LLP as an Associate. Thus began his illustrious career. Learn more about Sam Tabar:

According to, Sam Tabar worked at Skadden with hedge fund clients and investment managers to help resolve their employment, regulatory, and compliance issues. He also helped with management agreements, side letters, and private placement of employees and staff.

During his time at Skadden he added hundreds of clients to his personal portfolio. After a few years of practicing law, Tabar decided to move into the heart of the discipline he had been working for: capital strategy.

Art Station revealed that Sam Tabar was quickly hired as the Managing Director and Co-Head of Business Development at SPARX Group. There he managed hedge funds worth billions, designed strategic marketing plans, and helped raise over $1 billion in assets under management.

After some time at SPARX, he joined Bank of America Merrill Lynch as its Director and Head of Capital Strategy. Focusing mainly on the Asia-Pacific region, Tabar worked with institutional investors to get their foundations, pensions, and endowments to levels they wanted.

Tabar rejoined the legal field after his time at Bank of America. He went back to practicing law as a Senior Associate at Schulte Roth & Zabel, catering to clients with hedge funds, regulatory and compliance issues, and a desire to form new funds.

Sam Tabar currently works as a Partner and the COO of FullCycleFund in New York City. There he continues his work to be one of the greatest capital strategists the financial industry has ever seen.