Aaron Vermut

Prosper Marketplace


Aaron is also the President and a Director of Prosper Funding LLC. Before joining Prosper in early 2013, Aaron was Managing Director, Co-head of Prime Services at Wells Fargo Prime Services, LLC (formerly Merlin Securities, LLC) along with Stephan Vermut. He was a founder and Managing Partner at Merlin Securities, as well as on the Board of Directors and chairman of Merlin Canada Ltd. until its acquisition by Wells Fargo Securities in 2012. Prior to Merlin Securities, Aaron held roles as a Principal at New Enterprise Associates, and as a Senior Consultant at Cambridge Technology Partners.  

Articles Featuring Aaron Vermut

Marketplace lender Prosper closes $5bn funding deal

27th February 2017 | Ryan Weeks

Prosper Marketplace appoints Usama Ashraf as CFO

2nd February 2017 | Lisa Walls-Hester

Alternative finance’s 2016 in review

30th December 2016 | Ryan Weeks

Prosper appoints new CEO, Vermut to step down

15th November 2016 | Ryan Weeks

Have online lenders changed their spots?

30th August 2016 | Ryan Weeks

Transparency can cure US online lenders

11th May 2016 | Paul Crayston

Prosper to Cut Jobs

4th May 2016 | Ryan Weeks

Prosper Acquires Personal Finance Analytics Firm

25th September 2015 | Ryan Weeks

The Best of LendIt USA 2015

17th April 2015 | Ryan Weeks

Prosper and OnDeck Partner Up

15th April 2015 | Georgina McCreadie

Credit Suisse Invests in Prosper

9th April 2015 | Georgina McCreadie

Prosper Partners with Small Banks

27th February 2015 | Georgina McCreadie

Prosper Acquires American HealthCare Lending

28th January 2015 | Georgina McCreadie

Lending Club to Float Today

11th December 2014 | Georgina McCreadie

Prosper surpasses $2 billion of loans

28th October 2014 | AltFi

Prosper Surges Past the Billion Mark

7th April 2014 | AltFi