The Incredible Career of Sam Tabar

March 16, 2016

Sam Tabar is a licensed attorney and also an investment expert. He has specialized his legal practice on the field of commodities investment and hedge funds. He is a legal practitioner in the New York State. He holds an MA and BA in law from Oxford University where he graduated in 2000. After he graduated from Oxford, he proceeded to Columbia Law Schools where he pursued his LLM. While in Columbia Law School, he served as an Associate Editor for the Columbia Business Law Review. He later worked in the prominent law firm, Skadden, Arps, Flom LLO and Meagher. While working in the law firm, his main responsibilities were offering advice to clients concerning hedge fund formation and structure. While also in the law firm, he handled private placement memoranda, side letters and investment agreements. He worked in the law firm before leaving in 2004.

Later in the year, Sam joined Sparx Group/PMA Investment Advisors where he worked diligently before earning a promotion to the position of the Managing Director and also as the Co-head of Business Development. In this position, he handled many projects from different clients ranging from investor relations to global marketing. With his help, the company started raking huge profits as well as raise $1.2 billion in assets.

In 2011, Sam Tabar joined the Bank of America where he served as the Director and Head of Capital Strategy serving the Asia-Pacific region. His focus was on the bank’s hedge fund clients where he offered them advice on the hedge market. During his time, the bank was able to serve more than 1200 investors in the hedge fund market.

He became the Senior Associate at Schulte Roth and Zabel focusing on the hedge fund. He had many more other responsibilities such as side letters, private placement memoranda, employment issues and investment agreement. indicates Sam writes and speaks fluently in French. He also speaks a bit of Japanese and he is learning to be fluent in the language. He is such a dedicated work and this has made him to be very successful as an attorney and an investment adviser. He likes traveling the world and shows his hospitality by hosting people. He has had a career that is enviable. He is with no doubt among the best attorneys in the hedge fund business in the whole of United States.

Kevin Seawright Helping Young Adults With Summer Jobs

March 15, 2016

As of February 27, 2016, Kevin Seawright, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Newark CEDC (Community Economic Development Corporation) has announced his partnership with NewarkWorks, as well as other prominent community figures, to find summer jobs for local young adults this year. This is called the Summer Youth Employment Plan and they hope to ensure six weeks of summer work for local Newark students. This plan will provide on-the-job training, empowerment lectures, lessons for more financial intelligence, and college readiness programs.

Unlike in the past, it is now required to apply online. “As of Monday, we had 350 youth applications already in. We have turned what is traditionally a six-week process into a thirty minute event.” Kevin Seawright said of the new online process.

They hope to increase the number of student jobs from 3,000 last year to 3,500 this year. Kevin Seawright has also partnered with Santander Bank and TD Bank in the hopes of giving the students more financial awareness. Seawright said, “This way, the students and individuals, can learn how to open their own checking and savings accounts. This is an event myself and the rest of the Newark CEDC team are really proud to be a part of. It gives us hope for the future of this incredible city.”

Kevin Seawright’s organization is an important economic development agency for Newark. Earlier in his career, Seawright transacted more than $50 million in city, state, and federal funding for one of Maryland’s largest Departments of Recreation and Parks while he was the Chief Financial and Facilities Officer. At one point, he was successful in completing more than $600 million in structure development.  SoundCloud is a great place to follow Kevin for more.