SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) is recognizing Rajesh Bhat, CEO and Co-Founder, Roostify as one of the 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs of 2021 at its Builders + Innovators Summit in Healdsburg, California. It is the second time that Mr. Bhat has been recognized with this award.
Goldman Sachs selected Mr. Bhat as one of 100 entrepreneurs from multiple industries to be honored at the two-day event. Mr. Bhat is a proven innovator and technologist who had the vision to create an easier and more efficient way of securing a loan and purchasing a home. He created Roostify in 2012 to provide Americans with increased transparency, simplicity, and a better experience in the home lending process.
“On behalf of Roostify, I’m incredibly thrilled and honoured to be recognized as part of this group of builders and innovators,” says Rajesh Bhat, CEO and Co-Founder, Roostify. “Our goal has been to simplify the home lending process, and ultimately make buying a home a frictionless and enjoyable experience. Being recognized in this way is continued validation of our commitment to innovation and the vision of our passionate team.”
“Innovation doesn’t happen just anywhere; it thrives where there’s a wide range of thoughts and perspectives,” said David M. Solomon, Chairman & CEO of Goldman Sachs. “One of our great strengths is our ability to bring together people from different walks of life and to spark conversations today that will lead to breakthroughs tomorrow. The leaders we’ve chosen to highlight at our Builders + Innovators Summit are truly remarkable, and we are pleased to recognize Rajesh Bhat as one of this year’s most intriguing entrepreneurs.”
In addition to honoring 100 entrepreneurs, the summit consists of general sessions and clinics led by seasoned entrepreneurs, academics and business leaders as well as resident scholars.
Roostify was founded in 2012 to modernize and simplify the manual, inefficient mortgage process and create a more enjoyable experience for the customer and lender. Today, Roostify is helping lenders process more than $50 billion in loans each month, from large enterprise banks to thriving independent brokerages. We empower lenders to accelerate and simplify the lending process to help lenders and customers alike unlock more of life’s big moments.