Joel Schipper

Chief Audit Executive


As the Chief Audit Executive at LendingClub, Joel provides independent assurance on the effectiveness of risk management activities and the strength of the overall control environment. Joel has over 30 years of audit, banking and financial service experience.

Joel began his career in public accounting at PricewaterhouseCoopers. Prior to joining LendingClub he has held senior level roles within Charles Schwab, Barclays Global Investors, BlackRock, and Wells Fargo.  Joel is a CPA (inactive) and serves as a Board Member for the San Francisco Chapter of the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA).

Joel holds a BA in Accounting from the University of Northern Iowa and an MS in Financial Analysis and Investment Management from St. Mary’s College of California.