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Vishal Garg
Founder & CEO at Better Mortgage


Vishal Garg is the Founder and CEO of Better Mortgage, working to make financing a home simpler, faster and better for all Americans.

Mr. Garg’s passion is using technology to improve customer experience and credit outcomes in consumer finance. In addition to leading Better Mortgage, Vishal also serves as the Founding Partner of 1/0 Capital, a credit and financial technology incubator and the Chairman of Climb Credit, The Number, and Phoenix Holdings.

Mr. Garg previously founded Future Finance, which is today Europe’s largest private student finance company. Prior to Future Finance, Mr. Garg was the founder, President & CFO of MyRichUncle (2005 NASDAQ IPO), which pioneered data driven online student lending. Mr. Garg founded MyRichUncle at the age of 21 and grew it into the fourth largest private student loan originator in the US. Prior to MyRichUncle, Vishal was an Analyst in the Mergers & Acquisition department at Morgan Stanley and an Emerging Markets Trader for the Strategos Fund.

Mr. Garg came to America when he was 7, grew up in Queens, attended Stuyvesant High School and graduated from NYU Stern with highest honors. He believes in public education, a fair chance and the American dream.

Agenda Sessions

  • Power Panel: Lending 2.0 - What Are The Problems That Need To Be Solved For Consumers & SMEs In The New COVID 19 World?