Peer to peer lender Lending Club has appointed former GE Capital executive Thomas Casey as chief financial officer, effective as of September 19.

Casey joins Lending Club from Acelity, where he was executive vice president and chief financial officer, and has more than two decades of senior financial services leadership experience at GE Capital, Washington Mutual, JP Morgan Chase, and Citicorp.

Casey will report to Scott Sanborn, president and chief executive officer.

Lending Club's recruitment of Casey follows several other hires, including Patrick Dunne from private equity giant Blackrock as chief capital officer, Valerie Kay from Morgan Stanley as head of institutional investors, Raman Suri from Blackrock as head of retail investors, and Sameer Gulati from consultancy McKinsey as chief operations officer.