Arun Tripathi

President

Arun Tripathi is an Executive Vice President (EVP) at Guaranteed Rate, a top US mortgage bank based in Chicago, Illinois.  Prior to joining Guaranteed Rate, Arun worked for HSBC, Bank of America and USAA in New York City, New York, Charlotte, North Carolina and San Antonio, Texas respectively in various leadership roles across product/pricing, capital markets, sales/marketing, operations and marketing/strategy. He started his career in Tata Steel as a Graduate Trainee in Jamshedpur, India and also worked for Infosys, Bhubaneshwar, India briefly. Arun received a Bachelor of Technology in Mechanical Engineering degree from IIT (BHU) and an M.B.A. in Corporate Finance from The Pennsylvania State University. Arun feels a deep connection to IIT (BHU) and the city of Banaras as that is where he spent his formative years and made lifelong friends. The creation of IIT (BHU) Foundation, with the singular goal to raise funds, has given him a great opportunity to contribute meaningfully to his alma mater. Arun also co-chaired a very successful IIT (BHU) Centenary Celebrations event that was held in Princeton, NJ in 2019.