Rajeev Date General Information
Mr. Rajeev Date serves as Advisor at Resolve. He is a Co-Founder and serves as Managing Director and Chair of the Investment Committee at Fenway Summer Ventures. He also serves as the General Partner at Crossbeam Ventures Partners. He serves as Advisor at DigitalPay. He is a Co-Founder & serves as Senior Advisor at FS Vector & also serves as Board Member, Chairman of Risk Committee & Member of Audit and Risk Committee at Green Dot.. He is the Founder and also serves as Managing Partner at Fenway Summers. Raj serves on the Boards of Directors for two Fenway Summer-sponsored startups:Circle Internet Financial, Prosper Marketplace, Ethos Lending and Kensington Vanguard National Land Services. He serves as Board Observer at Numerated. He is an Angel Investor. He also serves as a Director for a number of other innovative, high-growth firms in consumer finance, including Prosper, the peer-to-peer lender; Circle, the digital currency firm; College Avenue, a startup private student lender; and Kensington Vanguard, a national title insurance agent. Through his role as a senior adviser to the Promontory Financial Group, he counsels a range of banks, finance companies, and financial sponsors on strategic, financial, and regulatory issues. For him, Fenway Summer is the latest chapter in a long and varied career in and around U.S. financial institutions - as a senior policymaker, as a bank executive, and on Wall Street. He was the first-ever Deputy Director of the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). As the Bureau's second-ranking official, he helped steward the CFPB's strategy, its operations, and its policy agenda. He also served on the senior staff committee of the Financial Stability Oversight Council, and as a statutory deputy to the FDIC Board. Before being appointed Deputy Director, he acted as the interim leader of the new agency, serving as the Special Advisor to the Secretary of the Treasury. He led the CFPB for most of the first six months after its launch. Before his time in public policy, he was a Managing Director in the Financial Institutions Group at Deutsche Bank Securities, where he led the firm's investment banking coverage for the largest U.S.-based banks and thrifts. His client work focused on calibrating credit deterioration, evaluating capital-raising alternatives, and generating liquidity. Before that, he was Senior Vice President for Corporate Strategy and Development at Capital One Financial, where he led M&A development efforts across the U.S. banking and specialty finance markets. He began his business career in the financial institutions' practice of the consulting firm McKinsey & Company. He has also served as an attorney in both private practice and government service. He also serves as the Board Member at Better Mortgage. He serves as a Board Member at Linden Lab.