• Life Science & Healthcare

  • Michelle Dipp, CEO and Co-Founder, OvaScience

    From life-changing breakthroughs in therapeutics, genomics and medical devices to innovative solutions in healthcare delivery and IT, life science and healthcare companies are advancing human health.

    The financial stress of unpredictable development timelines, regulations and reimbursement cycles can stand in the way of innovation and growth. Silicon Valley Bank provides advice and delivers solutions to help companies move their bold ideas forward, fast.


    • Tailored credit

      SVB's credit offerings–from venture debt to large syndicated deals–provide creative solutions based on our deep understanding of industry dynamics and risks.

    • Working capital and investment

      Whether liquidity, capital preservation or return, you can depend on our expertise and 30-year track record to help make your money work best for you.

    • Treasury management

      We create streamlined receivables and payables cycles, providing efficient and secure access to operating cash. Leverage our global banking platform, including SVB Online Banking, SVB Mobile and direct transmission channels.

    • Introductions to the SVB network

      We have deep connections throughout the life science and healthcare ecosystem. They include healthcare providers, payors, large corporates, Big Pharma, growing companies, promising startups and a full-range of investors to help support you along the way.

    • Corporate cash investment management

      Our asset management team addresses unique investment requirements, whether you need operational liquidity or strategic cash.

    • Private company valuation and advisory services

      Our analytics team enables informed decision making based on analysis of macroeconomic trends and SVB proprietary data and provides industry-leading valuations and insights.

    • Global expansion

      We can help you grow global R&D and sales, manage cash and investments and hedge currency risk. Cross-border services and strategic relationships are offered through our global network, which spans over 60 countries. To learn more about global services, please visit the international banking page.

    • Startup resources

      For early-stage entrepreneurs, we provide comprehensive banking services, startup expertise and critical connections to help you map a path toward growth.


    Our asset management team is SVB Asset Management, a registered investment advisor and a non-bank affiliate of Silicon Valley Bank. Investment products and services offered by SVB Asset Management are NOT FDIC Insured, May Lose Value, are not deposits or other obligations of Silicon Valley Bank and there is No Bank Guarantee. Our analytics team is SVB Analytics which is a member of SVB Financial Group and a non-bank affiliate of Silicon Valley Bank.