Sammy Soohoo

SVP, Credit Risk

Sammy Soohoo, Senior Vice President, Credit Risk, oversees LendingClub’s credit strategy and overall credit risk management while the company conducts a search for a new Chief Credit Officer.

Sammy has 25 years of experience in risk, supporting consumer card, corporate cards, mortgage, auto, and student loans for companies including Citigroup, Barclays, Sears, and Chase Manhattan Bank. Prior to joining LendingClub, he served as Managing Director, Head of Citi Cards Risk Management at Citigroup. During his career, he has held a variety of roles requiring expertise in underwriting, fraud, collections, and portfolio management.

Sammy holds a BA in Economics and Computer Science from Columbia University.