Prosper has hired Parker Barrile as its Chief Product Officer. He is tasked with growing the product and user experience teams and with managing the product suite on web and mobile.
Mr. Barrile joins Prosper from LinkedIn, where he served as Vice President of Product for the past five years. He also founded Predictify, a community-based prediction forum where people could predict and discuss the outcomes of sporting, political and cultural events.
He previously worked at Google and Bain & Company.
According to his LinkedIn profile, Mr. Barrile serves as an investor and mentor to several startups, including NerdWallet.