Sameer Gulati
Chief Operations OfficerLending Club
As Chief Operating Officer, Sameer is responsible for Corporate Strategy, M&A and Enterprise Business Development, and Product Development. Before joining LendingClub, Sameer was a partner and leader of the Digital Banking & Consumer Credit practice at McKinsey & Company in London, UK. During his 11 years with McKinsey, he advised global and emerging financial services institutions on key initiatives in retail banking, consumer credit, digital payments, and risk management.

He is a well-respected thought leader, regularly speaking at banking and Fintech conferences, as well as authoring documents on financial services and credit card issues, trends, and seminal financial service sector topics. Prior experience includes several years in technology roles at Cambridge Technology Partners and Integral, where he implemented solutions for financial services players.

Sameer holds an MBA in strategy and entrepreneurship from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, and a BTech in chemical engineering and computer science from the Indian Institute of Technology in New Delhi.