Taras has over 20 years of experience in the banking and fintech industry. Projects in which he participated in the last 2 years include: - Entrepreneur-In-Residence in the team of the Swiss venture capital fund Seedstars as part of the FintechStars program held for the AIFC in 2018 - mentor and judge in the MasterCard Fintech Master contest - fintech mentor at OTP Openbanking Lab - mentor and judge in fintech competition from Metlife and Village Capital
Prior to that, he was responsible for retail banking products and electronic business in a number of large Ukrainian banks (Delta, Alfa-Bank, Nadra Bank), as well as for business development in the largest Ukrainian online payment service Portmone.com. Entrepreneurial experience includes the creation of the largest in Ukraine fintech community Bank Online Club, the startup Finlocator.com, Fintech Cluster Ukraine and the organization of the largest Ukrainian conference Fintech Ukraine.
Languages: English, Ukrainian, Russian
Level of startups of interest: Idea level, MVP / Prototype, Running business Type of mentoring: online and offline (Kiev, Nur-Sultan, Almaty)