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Scott Sanborn is President and CEO of Lending Club and a member of the company’s board of directors. Scott leads the company’s vision of creating unprecedented value to borrowers and investors through Lending Club’s online credit marketplace and constant innovation. This year, Scott was named Executive of the Year by LendIt for his leadership and positioning the company for its next phase of growth.

A seven-year veteran of Lending Club, Scott previously held the roles of President, Chief Marketing Officer and Chief Operations Officer. He helped lead the company through a prolonged period of triple digit growth that led to its 2014 IPO, and has been a driving force in the management and development of the organization.

Before joining Lending Club, Scott was the Chief Marketing and Revenue Officer for eHealth Insurance, a publicly traded e-commerce company, where he helped drive double digit growth in revenue and new customer acquisition. Previous roles include President of e-commerce company, RedEnvelope, Inc. and Senior Vice President of Marketing for the Home Shopping Network.

Scott holds a BS from Tufts University.