Vartika Ambwani has extensive experience in all areas of banking and is an early FinTech executive. She is currently on the Operations Leadership Team at RealtyShares, a real estate investment crowdfunding marketplace where she serves as the Director of Investor & Marketplace Operations. As an operations leader, she is responsible for managing and scaling the crowdfunding platform which currently has 120,000+ registered investors
with over $500M invested. Vartika also has extensive experience in partnering with technical teams such as Product, Engineering and Design to develop, test and implement systems for business growth and processes scalability. Prior to RealtyShares, Vartika was an early Finance employee at Earnest which is a next generation financial technology company intent on improving consumer lending using data science and software. At Earnest, Vartika led Treasury, Liquidity & Capital Planning, Capital Markets Operations, Servicing & Finance Operations and during her tenure, she oversaw $1.5B in loan originations. Prior to FinTech, Vartika served in various banking roles at Scotiabank with most recently leading FP&A efforts for the Wealth Management division.
In addition to industry experience, Vartika is actively involved in the startup community and currently serves as an Advisor to 500 Startups (Seed & Series A), Alchemist Accelerator and Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center where she advises early to mid-stage founders on various areas including Fundraising, Go-to-Market Strategy, Growth, Partnerships, Operations & User Research. Vartika is a CPA, CMA (Ontario, Canada) and completed her degree in Business Management from Ted Rogers School of Management at Ryerson University.