Apr 1, 2015 3:55 PM ET

Archived: Vouch Financial – Social lending: Making credits available to subprime and near-prime borrowers

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 1, 2015
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Vouch Financial

Social Lending


Vouch was founded in 2013 by an ex-PayPal and Prosper team to make credit available to subprime and near-prime borrowers who are more creditworthy than their FICO score would indicate.

Vouch’s patent-pending credit underwriting methodology combines rigorous data-driven underwriting with mobile/social app design to create a unique credit enhancement service for low-FICO borrowers.

The company is backed by prominent venture capitalists who have been active investors in consumer financial services: First Round Capital, Greylock, and IDG Ventures.


  • Yee Lee

    4x founder, over 20 angel investments, 8 acquisition exits and an IPO. Prior teams:@PayPal, @Slide, @Skype , @Google ,@TaskRabbit

  • Hugh Olliphant
    VP Product

    Co-founder, gMoney (sold IP to @PayPal); Ran Enterprise Product and later Labs for @PayPal

  • Sue Korn
    CFO, Head of Operations

    Co-Founder/CFO at Vouch Financial • Worked at Prosper Marketplace, Providian Financial • MBA Finance – Kellogg, BA Philosophy/Math – Colby College. CFA.




    • John Witchel

      Cofounder of Prosper. Most recently sold my company, Common Assets, to SolarCity. Advisor to many crowd funding and P2P start-ups.


    Rebecca Eisenberg
    General Counsel
    GC Voluptatem/Vouch), GC reddit (handled CN spin-off) GC Flip Video (handled sale to CSCO), 1st GC Trulia (TRLA), GC AdBrite, 2nd atty@PayPal (2nd-chaired IPO)

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