Rohit Chopra has been confirmed by the U.S. Senate as the new director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. He previously served as a commissioner on the Federal Trade Commission.
Chopra worked at McKinsey & Company from 2008 to 2010 in the financial services, healthcare, and consumer technology sectors. From 2010 to 2015, he worked at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau as an assistant director and student loan ombudsman. He was also a special adviser to the secretary of education at the U.S. Department of Education in 2016 on loan servicing issues.
In 2018, he became a commissioner on the Federal Trade Commission. Chopra received a B.A. from Harvard University and an MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.