Jaidev Janardana is Chief Executive Officer of Zopa. For the past 17 years, Jaidev has been devoted to creating simple, fair financial products and services for consumers by leveraging technology and analytics. Jaidev joined Zopa in 2014.
Since then Zopa has more than quadrupled its loan volumes and revenues, achieved profitability for its peer to peer business, and secured a banking licence in order to offer people in the UK a wider range of financial products.
Before Zopa, Jaidev spent 12 years at Capital One both in the US and UK. He moved to the UK as the Chief Credit Officer managing credit risk through the financial crisis. Later he took on a broader role as the Chief Marketing Officer and was instrumental in returning the UK business back to profitability and growth.