Roy Sebag is the Chief Executive Officer of Goldmoney Inc. following the merger of Goldmoney with BitGold, an online financial platform providing free global payments and secure savings in physical redeemable gold bullion. Mr. Sebag founded the company in 2014 along with Joshua Crumb. He also serves as the Managing Principal of Braavos Capital, an international private investment organization engaged in value-oriented investments across a variety of asset classes and industries.
Mr. Sebag previously served as founder and portfolio manager of Essentia Equity Ltd. an investment partnership founded in 2004 that engaged in fundamental long and short equity investing in distressed, event-driven, and natural resource related opportunities. At Essentia, Mr. Sebag developed a successful track record analyzing and investing in highly charged binary events including bankruptcies, reorganizations, and geopolitical uncertainties. From 2004-2010 Essentia Equity delivered superior risk-adjusted returns and was quoted in financial media publications including: Barrons, Bloomberg, Globes, The Marker, and Sum Zero.
In 2012 Roy and Haley Sebag established the Braavos Foundation which makes philanthropic investments supporting exceptional organizations that tackle important social issues. Braavos Foundation has supported organizations including: Gordon Parks Foundation, Global Witness, Seeds of Africa Fund, Pencils of Promise, Foundational Questions Institute, and others.