Raman Suri
Head of the Retail Investor Group & President of Lending Club Advisors, LLCLending Club
Raman Suri is Head of the Retail Investor Group at Lending Club and President of Lending Club Advisors, LLC. At Lending Club, Raman is responsible for driving the company's retail investor channel, focusing on self-directed retail, registered investment advisors, brokerage distribution strategies, and product development. He brings more than 15 years of experience in investment management, as well as product and business development.

Prior to Lending Club, Raman held a variety of senior roles at BlackRock iShares and its predecessor Barclays Global Investors (BGI), including Head of RIA and Institutional Segments, and Head of Product for US iShares. At BlackRock, he was responsible for expanding the iShares product line to over 200 products across asset classes, leading to a democratizing of investment choices for retail investors. At Barclays, Raman developed a sales channel that became one of the biggest ETF users with over 100 different firms and over $75B in assets. He most recently served as Managing Director, Head of Insurance ETFs at BlackRock, where he oversaw the entry of iShares into the $5 trillion insurance market.