New York, January 23, 2018 – Cornerstone Capital Group (Cornerstone) today announced the addition of Sam Tabar, a prominent attorney and capital strategist located in New York City, to its Global Advisory Council. Tabar is currently a partner at FullCycle Fund Group, a social impact fund, and is also the Head of Strategy for AirSwap, a fintech company.
Cornerstone’s Global Advisory Council comprises professionals from across regions and disciplines of business, investment, and civil society. Each colleague possesses exceptional expertise in a particular capital markets function, or in an area of environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance, providing our clients with a network of additional resources who can help inform their investment decisions.
“On behalf of Cornerstone and our clients, Sam will bring to bear his knowledge of the dynamics of the capital markets. Further, we deeply value his relationships and understanding of the critical progressive trends in a broad range of areas including technology and social media. We are delighted to have him join our distinguished network of advisors,” said Erika Karp, Founder and CEO of Cornerstone.
“I am very proud to be joining the Council to help Cornerstone solidify its standing as a preeminent navigator of capital that drives a positive social impact without giving up returns,” added Tabar.
Tabar began his career as an Associate at Skadden, Arps, Slater, Meagher & Flom LLP before moving onto business development and capital strategy. After serving as Managing Director & Co-Head of Business Development at SPARX Group Co./PMA Investment Advisors, Tabar joined Bank of America Merrill Lynch as its Director and Head of Capital Strategy for the Asia-Pacific Region. He received his law degree from Columbia Law School and his bachelor of arts from Oxford University.
Cornerstone Capital Group provides investment advisory and wealth management services to individuals, family offices, endowments, and foundations through offices in New York and Denver. The Company also offers corporate advisory services to organizations seeking to effectively engage shareholders and other stakeholders on material sustainability initiatives. These services are underpinned by a research team that conducts in-depth, proprietary research to identify emerging issues that could affect investment performance in the medium to long term and uses this thought leadership to inform its recommendations.