Oleg Seydak graduated from Bauman Moscow State Technical University in 2009. He holds an MS degree in intellectual control systems, MS in Finance and an advanced degree in Management from Higher School of Economics. Starting from 2007 Oleg worked as an IT consultant on CRM-implementation projects within largest telecom and financial companies. In 2009-2010 Oleg was a management consultant to the top-3 Russian oil-filed operating company. Starting from 2010 Oleg focused on project finance and venture capital. In 2012-2013 Oleg was a Managing Director at one of the Russian largest and oldest PE fund in IT sphere – FINAM Global. In 2013 he and the CEO of FINAM Global co-founded a new VC fund – Flint Capital.
In 2014 Oleg in partnership with Ilya Perekopsky founded a fintech platform for continuous securitization of loan portfolios – Blackmoon. A half of the Flint Capital’s team joined Oleg in this new venture and Flint Capital became a seed investor. In 2016 Blackmoon raised an equity investment from a set of reputable investors including A&NN Group (the owner of Rambler.ru), international fintech VC fund Target Global and a set of private individuals. From June 2015 to July 2017 Blackmoon processed more then $100 mil. in deals volume and started operations in 9 countries.