Consumer Lending: The Quest for Scale

Consumer Lending: The Quest for Scale panel at LendIt USA 2015, with Scott Sanborn, COO of Lending Club; Aaron Vermut, CEO of Prosper Marketplace; Kenneth Lin, CEO & Founder of Credit Karma; Doug Lebda, Chairman, CEO & Founder of Lending Tree; Tyler Smith, Owner of Loftopia; and moderator Heath Terry, Global Investment Research at Goldman Sachs, concluded the first section of the morning program in the Broadway Ballroom.

Lebda, the grand dame of online lending, compared the marketplace with where the travel industry was after 9/11.

Smith, of Loftopia, emphasized the importance of the seamless mobile experience for millennials, as Aaron Vermut of Prosper Marketplace predicted desktops in the trash in another 2-3 years.