Founder & CEO | Finance, Lending, and Investing Expert
Rohit Mittal is a co-founder and CEO of Stilt. He is a credit risk analytics and data science expert. Originally from India, Rohit holds a Bachelor’s degree in Production and Industrial from Delhi College of Engineering and a Master’s in Operations Research from Columbia University.
His career began with roles at Verisk Analytics and PopSugar, focusing on data science and credit risk. He co-founded Stilt in 2015 with Priyank Singh, focusing on providing financial services to immigrants and the underserved in the U.S. Over seven years, Rohit helped lead Stilt through significant growth, from inclusion in Y Combinator’s Winter 2016 batch to several successful rounds of fundraising.
In the fall of 2022, the lending arm of Stilt was acquired by The JG Wentworth Company. Since the acquisition, Rohit has maintained his leadership position with Stilt, guiding the company in its refocused mission of helping immigrants access the immigration and financial services they need most.