SMALL BUSINESS LENDING
The Small Business Lending discussion will be co-hosted by Kilgour Williams Capital and Biz2Credit. Kilgour Williams Capital is an active investor in consumer credit while Biz2Credit is one of America’s largest online marketplace connecting borrowers and investors.
Ramit Arora from Biz2Credit will provide valuable insight about how the pandemic has affected their consumer lending business, steps taken to mitigate risk, and the prognosis for consumer lending going as we emerge from the pandemic. Kilgour Williams Capital, as a credit investor, will provide further insight within the context of their particular consumer credit portfolio.
Biz2Credit was founded in 2007 with one goal: to make business finance work better. We’re backed by Nexus Venture Partners and our 225,000 small business customers. Since we started, Biz2Credit has been the go-to place for small businesses to get funding online. The platform has arranged more than $2 billion in small business funding for thousands of companies across the U.S. proprietary platform matches small businesses to the best sources of capital for their needs based on each company’s unique profile. Completed in just a few minutes, the whole process is secure, efficient, and prices are transparent.
Ramit Arora – President, Co-Founder of Biz2Credit
Ramit Arora, President and Co-founder of Biz2Credit is one of America’s top experts in small business lending and heads the company’s credit and sales operations. He has 10+ years of experience in financial services with Citibank and Xerox, and has considerable experience in risk management. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management and a Master’s in Accounting. In 2011, he and his brother Rohit were named New York City’s “Top Entrepreneurs” by Crain’s New York Business, which also named Biz2Credit among NYC’s “Fast 50” of 2014. He meets regularly with top executives from the Federal Reserve and the Small Business Administration (SBA) to provide guidance on trends in the small business market. Since its inception in 2007, Biz2Credit has arranged $2 billion in funding and now has over 200,000 registered small and mid-sized company clients.