Roy Sebag is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of BitGold Inc. 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 Founder and 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 also serves as the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Natural Resource Holdings, an investment company engaged in the acquisition, development and ownership of natural resource assets with favorable long-term fundamentals. Mr. Sebag also serves as the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Loma Vista Capital a Toronto Stock Exchange listed special purpose acquisition vehicle (SPAC).
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 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 several others.