Sam Tabar is a prominent venture capitalist and legal expert based in New York. He has a diverse experience in fundraising, developing business and advice on legal matters.
He is highly skilled in commercial and civil litigation, management, corporate law, acquisitions and mergers and drafting of contracts. Read more: An In-Depth Profile of Sam Tabar and the FullCycle Energy Fund
Sam Tabar has honors from Oxford University in Bachelor of Arts. He is also a holder of Master’s Degree in law from Columbia Law School. He is a member of the New York Bar Association since 2002 and is a certified member of New York State Bar. He speaks both French and English and has a functional knowledge in Japanese.
He started his law career at Skadden, a Wall Street law firm. He then went to work for some of his clients who he helped grow to be one of the largest funds in the region. Apart from Skadden, he also worked for Arps, Slater, Meager and Flom.
In 2011 he moved to work for Capital Introductions as the director and leader of Capital Strategy, Asia-Pacific Region where his team was ranked number one for two consecutive years by Global Custodian. The Asset Magazine has also ranked him among 30 most influential finance personalities in Asia.
Currently, he is a managing partner of a private equity fund, Full Cycle Fund where he runs the fund’s day-to-day activities such as administration, tax, legal aspects, accounting, and compliance. He has helped create over 450 highly customized investors and has raised a significant amount of capital.
In 2012, Sam Tabar joined Adanac LLC as its director. The company invests in startups and properties. His major investment with Adanac is SheThink, a startup firm which provides undergarments for women.
Its mode of operation is that if one buys one fashionable undergarment, it helps buy one reusable sanitary pad for another poor woman in Africa. This program has been successful due to its good campaigning strategy and Mr. Tabar’s knowledge in sourcing for resources through cloud-funding.
Sam loves music and ballroom dancing. He likes making amateur videos of himself and other aspects of nature and posts them on social media. He also likes posting about his career on Twitter.
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