Sam Tabar is a prominent New York-based attorney and capital strategist who has managed to work with and for numerous international organizations. During this time he was able to acquire skills such as the ability to speak French and Japanese in addition to his native English. Apart from languages listed on About.me Sam Tabar was also able to experience how people in different parts if the world lived and which problems faced them. He was also able to familiarize himself with the suffering of the poor in third world countries, this people could not even afford basic commodities in life such as food and proper sanitation.
After quitting his job at Schulte, Roth & Zabel LLP, where he was an Associate Attorney, Sam Tabar ventured into entrepreneurship which a philanthropic objective. He made a big investment in THINX, where he now spends most of his time. THINX is a start-up fashion outlet that sales designer women’s underwear in the United States. Currently, this new startup has six trendy women’s underwear products already in the market.
But THINX is not just profit motivated, it has a philanthropic mission behind that attracted Sam Tabar to invest in it. He claims the unique business of the startup and its philanthropic course is what caught his attention. THINX aims to help women and girls in Africa from poor backgrounds and remote regions who can not access sanitary pads during their menses with reusable pads. Lack of sanitary towels is a chronic problem facing African women and girls in remote areas who are forced to miss school and work to stay home during their menses.
THINX plans to raise money to fund its course through the sales of its fashionable and trendy underwear to women in America. Sam Tabar says that this way, every woman in America can be able to help change the life of a fellow woman or girl in Africa.
Before investing in THINX, Sam Tabar has worked for various powerful organizations both in law and business. One of his most influential position during his business career was at Merrill Lynch & Co where he worked as Head of Asia Pacific Capital Introduction. In his law career, he worked as an Associate Attorney for Schulte, Roth & Zabel LLP. This two firms gave him a rare opportunity to acquire the necessary experience and expertise in hedge fund management and strategy into being one of the best capital strategists in New York.
LinkedIn indicates he acquired his law degrees from Oxford University and Columbia School of Law, where he was one of the best students ever to graduate. Sam Tabar also worked for PMA Investment Advisors LTD, in Hong Kong for some time before leaving the organization. In this firm, he had many achievements including recording the highest value of assets acquired by the organization in the shortest time ever. Tabar continues his philanthropic work through the GoFund me campaign where he raises money to fight against HIV/AIDS in Africa.