SAN FRANCISCO (July 16, 2018) – Roostify, a leading digital lending platform provider, today announced three executive appointments to their rapidly growing team. In the month of June, Roostify welcomed Syed Ijaz as Chief Customer Officer, Kevin Levitt as Vice President of Sales and Eric Drattell as General Counsel. The leadership expansion takes place as Roostify continues to grow its footprint in the lending industry, processing more than $6B monthly in loans across its platform.
“Roostify has been steadily expanding our customer base and our digital lending engagement platform to give more and more lenders the ability to provide the best digital home lending experience for consumers and banks alike,” said Rajesh Bhat, CEO and Co-Founder, Roostify. “Our team continues to expand to support the demand we are seeing in the marketplace and to ensure our customers receive a best in class experience when engaging with our team.”
The newest additions to Roostify’s executive team bring with them a wealth of experience in SaaS companies and the financial industry.
Ijaz brings to Roostify over 20 years of experience in customer-centric service and success management. At Roostify, he will fulfill the newly created position of Chief Customer Officer to lead the company’s client-facing functions, including implementations, customer support, and client success.
Prior to joining Roostify, Ijaz served as Chief Customer Officer at PeopleDoc. He has also held positions at Saba, Progress Software, Siebel Systems, and Lawson Software.
Levitt comes to Roostify with over 15 years’ experience in sales leadership and business development. He will be responsible for leading Roostify’s sales team and expanding the company’s lender customer base.
Prior to Roostify, he served as vice president of business development at Credit Karma. Previously, Levitt spent over 10 years at comScore.
As Roostify’s first general counsel, Drattell is responsible for the full range of legal services for the company. Drattell brings more than 20 years’ experience to his new role.
Before joining Roostify, Eric was the general counsel of Intapp and Risk Management Solutions, and prior to that, was a partner in the law firm of McDermott, Will & Emery.
Founded by consumers looking for a better way to buy a home, Roostify leads the industry in delivering accelerated and transparent online mortgage experiences. From enterprise banks to independent brokerages, dozens of lenders across the United States trust Roostify to speed up closings, reduce unnecessary work and give their customers a smooth, anxiety-free mortgage experience. Since 2014, Roostify has helped close thousands of home loans nationwide.
Roostify is privately funded and headquartered in San Francisco. For more information, please visit roostify.com.