Core Team

James Wu, MonJa Founder and CEO

James Wu

Founder & CEO

• Former Executive Director of Risk Management Analytics at MSCI
• 15+ years of experience designing & selling investment tools for institutional investors
• MBA, UC Berkeley
• BS in Computer Science, Columbia University

Marketplace Investing Analytic

Matt Kelso

Founder & CTO

• Former Senior Director of Analytical Solutions at RMS
• 20+ years of experience in FinTech and SaaS, building multiple web-based products from scratch
• MBA, UC Berkeley
• MA & BA, Stanford University

Marketplace Investing Analytic Service

Feng Tang

Senior VP, Analytics

• Former Senior Portfolio Analyst at Financial Engines
• 10+ years of experience working in financial services and technology sector
• BA in Applied Mathematics, UC Berkeley

Lending Investment Analytics

Yulia Gnatyuk

Business Development & Marketing

• 9+ years of marketing, sales and management experience
• Former Sales Director at Medstar
• MBA, San Francisco State University
• BS, Volgograd State Medical University

Online Marketplace Lending analytics

Rebecca Wiiliams

Executive Administrator

• 10+ years of administrative experience in a variety of office settings

• M.Ed., the University of Arkansas
• BS in Education, Indiana State University

Xiaohan Wang MonJa

Xiaohan Wang

Research Analyst

• Former researcher in Berkeley Institute for Data Science
• Graduate with Distinction in General Scholarship
• BA in Applied Mathematics and Statistics, UC Berkeley

Huan Zhao

Data Engineering & Analytics Intern

• Former Analyst at Amazon
• MSc in Information Science at University of Michigan – Ann Arbor
• BBA in Marketing and Finance at Beijing International Studies University


Marketplace Lending Loans

Stanford Au


• CTO at UL Information and Insights
• 25+ of experience in executive and senior engineering leadership roles at Silicon Valley companies
• BS in Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, UC Berkeley

Jonathan Hudacko


• 20+ years of financial services and business management experience
• 15+ years at MSCI (Barra, RiskMetrics)
• Previous co-founder and COO of Pluribus Labs
• MBA, UC Berkeley
• BA, Stanford University

Online Lending Investment Solutions

Brian McLoughlin


• Managing Partner of Peer Capital Management
• Previously a general partner at Upfront Ventures for 13 years, where he invested in fintech startups
• MBA, Wharton School of Business
• BA, Rutgers College