Fireside Chat with LendingClub COO, Sameer Gulati '05
Chicago Booth Alumni Club of San Francisco
April 18, 2018: 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
We are thrilled to invite the UChicago community to a fireside chat with LendingClub COO, Sameer Gulati '05, at LendingClub's corporate office in downtown San Francisco.
595 Market St
San Francisco, CA
$10 Booth Alumni
5:30 PM - 6:00 PM: Welcome: registration and networking
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM: Fireside Chat with Sameer Gulati
6:45 PM - 7:00 PM: Audience Q&A
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM: Post event networking (food and beverage provided)
Victoria Huang, '13
As Chief Operating Officer, Sameer is responsible for Corporate Strategy, M&A and Enterprise Business Development, and Product Development. Learn about Sameer's experiences at LendingClub, his perspective on the fintech industry, key takeaways from LendIt 2018 fintech conference, and Sameer's continued involvement with the Chicago Booth community.
Moderated by John Doppke '08, Vice President, Product Management at LendingClub.
Chief Operating Officer, LendingClub
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 New York and London. During his 10+ years with McKinsey, he advised established and emerging financial services institutions on growth and transformation initiatives in 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 designed and 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 B.Tech in Chemical Engineering and Computer Science from the Indian Institute of Technology in New Delhi.
, '08 (Moderator)
Vice President, Product Management, LendingClub