Chief Business Officer, Prosper Marketplace, Inc.
Itzik Cohen is Chief Business Officer at Prosper Marketplace, a leading online marketplace for consumer credit. In this role, Itzik is responsible for growing all aspects of the business through strategic partnerships, sales and corporate development. He also oversees Prosper Marketplace's new lines of business, including elective medical and home improvement, and plays a key role in the company's corporate strategy.
Prior to joining Prosper, Itzik was CEO and founder of ClipSync, a leading interactive video platform that partnered with some of the biggest media companies in the world. Before founding ClipSync, Itzik was a part of the executive team at WebEx Communications, the Web Meeting Applications company. At WebEx he led all strategic business partnerships and corporate development, and helped drive the success that led to a successful IPO and eventually being acquired by Cisco Systems.
Prior to his professional career, Itzik was a professional basketball player in the Euroleague playing for Maccabi Tel-Aviv, a 5 time EuroLeague champion. Itzik also served in the Israeli Air Force and received B.S from Tel Aviv University.