president and CEO
Mat Ishbia has been serving as president and CEO of United Wholesale Mortgage since January 2003. Isbhia’s relentless pursuit for innovation and pragmatic perspective of the mortgage industry has propelled United Wholesale Mortgage (UWM) to become the number one wholesale lender and number two overall purchase lender in the nation. UWM has been recognised as a tech-savvy lender by Mortgage Technology magazine and the gold standard for client service. Ishbia is one of the “Most Influential Mortgage Professionals Under 40” and a Vanguard Award winner by HousingWire. He was also named in the Mortgage Global 100 list. Ishbia is widely recognised as an advocate for mortgage brokers nationwide, promoting wholesale mortgage brokers on CNBC, Fox Business and Bloomberg TV. He studied Business Management at Michigan State University.