Meet Lending Club's
JOHN MACILWAINE

Careers - John’s Story
 Incredible Opportunity
John’s Story
Incredible Opportunity
John’s first job enabled him to combine two loves—technology and music. He spent a summer in England building a database for Peter Gabriel, who John calls “the Beyonce of his day." John’s held technology leadership roles at both startups and large financial services companies, and when he got a call from Lending Club, he jumped at the chance to build the Technology Team.
Careers - What John Does
 Chief Technology Officer
What John Does
Chief Technology Officer
John spends the majority of his day meeting with various teams across the organization. He works most closely with the Executive Team to strategize new initiatives for the business. His favorite part of the day is the daily stand-up meeting at the end, discussing achievements with his Engineering Leadership Team.
 
 
“To be a successful at Lending Club, you need to have passion and drive and want to make a difference—and be accountable for your contributions and results.”
 
“To be a successful at Lending Club, you need to have passion and drive and want to make a difference—and be accountable for your contributions and results.”
 
 
“Finding a career path is a process of discovery and being honest with yourself to understand what you’re passionate about.”
 
“Finding a career path is a process of discovery and being honest with yourself to understand what you’re passionate about.”