Mr. Renaud Laplanche is a Co-Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer at Upgrade. He serves as a Board Member at RentoMojo. He is also an Angel Investor. He founded Lending Club and served as its Chief Executive Officer & Chairman. Before Lending Club, he founded and served as the Chief Executive Officer of TripleHop Technologies. Prior to that, Renaud was a Senior Associate at New York law firm Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton. Renaud has a Masters of Business Administration in Finance from London Business School and a JD from Montpellier University.