NEW YORK, Dec. 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sam Tabar has been named Chief Operating Officer for FullCycle Energy Fund. As COO, Tabar will be responsible for the company's fund management strategy.
"I am excited and honored 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," said 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.
About Sam Tabar
Sam Tabar is a prominent capital strategist. Tabar began his career as an Associate at Skadden, Arps, Slater, Meagher & Flom LLP following his graduation from Columbia Law School. While at Skadden, Tabar counseled clients on hedge fund formation and structure, investment management agreements, private placement memoranda, side letters, employment issues, and regulatory and compliance issues. Tabar joined SPARX Group Co./PMA Investment Advisors in 2004 and quickly rose to become its Managing Director & Co-Head of Business Development . Tabar later joined Bank of America Merrill Lynch as its Director and Head of Capital Strategy for the Asia-Pacific Region. Tabar returned the the legal field in September 2013 and joined Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP as a Senior Associate catering to hedge funds, fund formation and structure, and regulatory and compliance issues. Tabar left the firm in August 2014.
About FullCycle Energy Fund
FullCycle Energy Fund, founded in 2013, was created to finance and own projects that revolutionize our relationship with waste by converting a costly environmental problem into clean, valuable fuel that can be used to power communities around the world.
FullCycle Energy Fund's mission is to invest in new and retrofit traditional electric generation plants from high cost, polluting fuels to lower cost and environmentally friendly fuels derived from MSW (Municipal Solid Waste).
SOURCE FullCycle Energy Fund