Episode 255 features Vishal Garg, the CEO and Founder of Better.com; he discusses the state of the mortgage market with the crazy ups and downs of the last few months; Better has hired 1,200 people since the start of the pandemic and he provides insight on why his company is thriving today; he discusses digital closings and the barriers that remain for a 100% end-to-end digital mortgage; Vishal has interesting thoughts on the IPO market and why he says fintech companies should be going public sooner rather than later. Lend Academy.
Peter Renton is the chairman and co-founder of LendIt Fintech, the world’s first and largest digital media and events company focused on fintech. Peter has been writing about fintech since 2010 and he is the author and creator of the Fintech One-on-One Podcast, the first and longest-running fintech interview series. Peter has been interviewed by the Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, The New York Times, CNBC, CNN, Fortune, NPR, Fox Business News, the Financial Times, and dozens of other publications.