Sam Tabar is a lawyer, entrepreneur and business leader. He is one of the most influential people in the world of business and investing because he has been a key player in the sector for a long time now. In case you do not know the man, below are a few things that you may not know about his journey to where he is now.
Sam Tabar was born in Montreal Canada. He spent his entire elementary, middle school and high school years in Canada. After successfully completing his high school education, he got an admission to the University of Oxford. He graduated with honors and then went ahead to study law at the University of Columbia. He was admitted to the bar in 2001 as an attorney at law. When he was in college, Sam used to be a prolific writer and contributed many articles to The Columbia Business Law Review.
Sam had a very keen interest in hedge funds. When he got his first job with Skaddden, Arps, Meagher and Flom LLP, he was given the responsibility of helping the clients create good investment portfolios. He worked with the firm for three years before moving on. He then got a job with the Sparx group and moved away from the legal world into the world of finance. He started from the bottom as a rookie and worked his way up to the position of hedge fund manager. When he was starting out at the company, their net worth was very little, but by the time he was living, the company was worth about $2billion in assets.
He then proceeded to the Bank of America where he acted as a Director and Head of Capital Strategy. He decided to rejoin the legal word in 2013 as a senior associate to the Schulte, Roth &Zabel LLP. Here, he also managed hedge fund clients.
When he is not working, Sam Tabar takes part in a variety of charity activities. For instance, one of the charities that he is a part of, the Thix company works with women in third world countries by providing them with their sanitary needs.