With almost $3.5B raised between them, we hear from established leaders of the once tumultuous alternative lending space on how alternative lending is really doing and what it takes to be a long-term player.
Kathryn Petralia , Kabbage
Kathryn has spent the past 20 years working with startups and established companies focused on credit, payments, technology and ecommerce. Kathryn and her co-founders started Kabbage in 2009, and they have provided more than $600 million to SMBs.
Prior to Kabbage, Kathryn was with Revolution Money, an Internet-based credit card startup based in St. Petersburg, FL, serving as Vice President of Strategy. Previously, Kathryn was a corporate development executive with CompuCredit Corporation.
She spent the early dotcom years with several Internet startups, including US Web and WorthKnowing.com.
She holds a B.A. in English Lit. from Furman University.