Dave Staley is VP of Capital Markets at Prosper Marketplace where he is responsible for growing Prosper’s funding base and ensuring a positive experience for all Prosper’s institutional investors. Dave brings 25 years of experience in financial services expanding and strengthening Fixed Income sales platforms for top tier financial institutions. Prior to Prosper Marketplace, Dave spent six years at Barclays where he was Managing Director and Head of West Coast Securitized Product Sales and Trade Capture Unit teams. Prior to Barclays, he spent 18 years at Lehman Brothers in various roles, including Senior Vice President of Sales in charge of all major institutional accounts in the western region. Dave graduated from University of California, Berkeley and lives in Piedmont, California with his family where he is an active member of a number of charities that focus on supporting under-represented public schools.