Chief Technology Officer, Prosper Marketplace, Inc.
As Chief Technology Officer, Scott oversees all aspects of technology for Prosper.com. Scott joined Prosper in December 2012, bringing an extensive record of IT leadership and strategic technology transformation within the financial services industry.
Most recently, Scott worked with two financial industry start-up companies. He was CTO at Aria Retirement Solutions, a break-through guaranteed income product, and CIO at Renewable Funding, the leader in the administration and financing of PACE programs.
Previously, Scott spent 12 years with Charles Schwab where he held a variety of positions, including CTO; divisional CIO for the Schwab Investor Services business serving retail investors; Senior VP of Technology for back-end brokerage, cashiering, and operations; and divisional CIO for the Schwab Institutional business serving independent financial advisors. As CTO and head of retail technology, he drove the development of the technology that led to Schwab’s strategy shift from transaction-based to relationship-based client experience and the complete rewrite of Schwab.com.
Prior to Schwab, Scott was with Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and Arthur Andersen, where he was a CPA.
Scott earned a Bachelor of Science Civil Engineering and an MBA from Lehigh University and also holds a Ph.D in Engineering-Economic Systems from Stanford University.