2019 Speakers

Armen Meyer

Vice President

Lending Club

Armen Meyer is Vice President for Public Policy and Regulatory Strategy at LendingClub, the U.S.’s largest marketplace lender. Based in San Francisco, he works with the company’s business units and external stakeholders on regulatory, policy and strategy matters related to the facilitation of over $1 billion in personal loans per month.

Before joining LendingClub, he was a Managing Director in PwC’s Financial Services Advisory group. For over five years there, he advised financial services clients on regulatory and technology challenges.

Previously, Armen served as Chief of Staff of New York State’s Banking Department (now called the Department of Financial Services). Earlier, he was as a policy and political advisor to state governors, legislators and candidates for elected office, and clerked for a federal judge.

Armen received his J.D. from Harvard Law School and his M.P.A. from the Kennedy School of Government. He graduated valedictorian from Fordham College at Lincoln Center in mathematics.

In his spare time, he advises early stage companies, has served on Fordham College at Lincoln Center’s Advisory Board, and enjoys foreign travel.

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