The mechanics of banking are largely fixed, difficult to change and hard to transform into a delightful experience. That’s where Best Egg is changing the playing field. Frank Borchert is General Counsel and Secretary for Marlette Funding, LLC a financial technology provider powering the Best Egg brand to find smarter ways to make money accessible so people can enjoy life. Best Egg personal loans have helped over 370,000 customers access nearly $6B.
Mr. Borchert has extensive experience in the financial services industry and in serving consumers and small businesses through innovation. Prior to joining Marlette, he served in various roles including Chief Regulatory Counsel for the consumer businesses at JPMorgan Chase and General Counsel for Chase Card Services. Borchert served in the Administration of George W. Bush as Senior Advisor, Counselor to the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development and General Counsel at the Small Business Administration. Prior to joining the government, he was EVP & Deputy General Counsel at Capital One Financial Corp. where he was responsible for managing the entire legal and government relations teams. He began his legal career in private practice at Cleary, Gottlieb in Washington, DC. He currently serves on the boards of the Marketplace Lending Association and Online Lenders Policy Institute, both of which are committed to expanding understanding and support for Fintech and responsible online lending. Borchert has a B.A. from Swarthmore College, with High Honors; a law degree from N.Y.U. School of Law and was a Fulbright Fellow in Tokyo, Japan at the University of Tokyo and the Ministry of Finance.