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Lending Club's Jason Altieri wins by staying out of the ring

Mar 14, 2014 - San Francisco Business Times (San Francisco, CA)

Staying out of the courtroom has been one of Jason Altieri's biggest career successes at Lending Club. Since he joined the company as general counsel and chief compliance officer in 2009, the online credit lender has never been sued.

As an online marketplace for consumer credit, Lending Club works in a legally complex landscape, matching borrowers looking for loans with investors looking for attractive yields from investing in those loans.

The company has originated more than $3 bill...