Soul Htite is the founder and CEO of Dianrong, a leader in online marketplace lending in China that originates more than US$300 million in monthly assets for 3.7 million retail lenders. Founded in 2012, Dianrong offers individuals and small and medium-sized enterprises a comprehensive, one-stop financial platform supported by industry-leading technology, compliance, and transparency.
Prior to co-founding Dianrong in 2012, Soul co-founded Lending Club, the world's largest and benchmarking financial technology company. He served as the Head of Technology until 2011. Soul led all the design and development efforts of Lending Club's award winning online lending platform.
Soul spent the earlier part of his career building enterprise software at Oracle Corporation. His focus was in real-time online services and system design for high availability and fault tolerance.
Soul holds a Master’s in Computer Science from the Université de Montréal.