In this episode the host John Siracusa chats with Ian Lampl, co-founder and CEO at LoanStreet. LoanStreet, enables institutions like banks & credit unions to syndicate their loans to interested investors. Before Ian co-founded LoanStreet, he was the deputy chief counsel, office of financial stability — Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP) at the U.S. Department of Treasury. In the beginning Loanstreet wasn’t working, It took about 1 year to pivot the model and 4 years of brutal hard work before Loanstreet found traction. Now they have hundreds of banks and credit unions as clients.
About the host:
John is the host of the twice-weekly “Bank On It” podcast recorded onsite at offices of Carpenter Group, a creative services agency focused on the financial services industry. He’s a highly sought after fintech, VC and financial services industry enthusiast and connector. He’s in the center of the fintech ecosystem, keeping current with the ever-innovating industry.