Soul co-founded Lending Club, the world's largest and most advanced Peer-2-Peer (P2P) company, where he served as the Head of Technology until 2011. He led all the design and development efforts of Lending Club's online platform, ensuring that all online capabilities were both state-of-the-art and fully secure. The P2P platform received the prestigious Technology Pioneer award at the 2011 World Economic Forum. In Feb, 2014 Lending Club successfully shot up in the Wall Street debute, becoming the first P2P listed company. Its valuation reached over 8.5billion USD.In 2012, Soul came to China and started to build up Dianrong on basis of advanced technology and his expertise. His had a dream of providing a fast real-time online platform to Chinese market, with lower loan cost and higher investment return.Prior to founding Dianrong, Soul has spent most of his professional career building enterprise software at Oracle Corporation. His focus was in real-time online services and system design for high availability and fault tolerance.
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