Sam Tabar has been named Chief Operating Officer for FullCycle Energy Fund. As COO, he will be responsible for the company's fund management strategy.
"I am excited and honoured to take on the role of COO at FullCycle Energy Fund. I look forward to partnering with our talented senior leadership team to deliver our mission of moving away from high cost, polluting fuels to lower cost and environmentally friendly fuels," says Tabar.
Tabar has spent much of his career overseeing budget strategy for financial institutions. He was Head of Capital Strategy for Merrill Lynch (Bank of America). In this role, he provided fund managers with targeted introductions to institutional investors such as endowments, foundations, pensions, fund of funds and family offices. He consulted on operations as he built both back and front office teams. Prior to this, he was Co-Head of Marketing for Sparx Group (PMA), the largest independent fund in Asia Pacific. He managed all facets of a global marketing effort.
In addition to his financial management experience, Tabar also worked as an attorney for Skadden, Arps, Meagher, Slate & Flom as well as Schulte, Roth & Zabel. He holds a Masters of Law from Columbia Law School and a Bachelor of Arts from Oxford University with honors. He was Editor of the Columbia Business Law Journal and is currently a member of the New York State Bar.
As a private venture capitalist, he is one of the earliest investors in Tribute as well as SheThinx, a company that has re-invented the feminine hygiene industry with a social mission to empower women around the world.