As General Counsel of SVB Capital, Jason Doren has primary responsibility for all legal matters related to SVB Capital and its family of funds. He is also Assistant General Counsel of SVB Financial Group where he has responsibility for strategic investments and legal, regulatory and government affairs matters related to SVB Financial Group’s venture capital and private equity services businesses.
Jason has over 20 years of legal and venture capital industry experience. Prior to joining SVB in 2006, he was with Cooley LLP where he represented venture capital funds and venture capital-backed companies as an outside general counsel. Jason also co-chairs the NVCA General Counsels Subgroup and taught seminars on venture capital financings. Prior to Cooley, Jason was a trial attorney with Bronson, Bronson & McKinnon LLP in San Francisco.
Jason earned his law degree from the UCLA school of law and holds a bachelor of science degree in finance, summa cum laude, from the University of Illinois. He is also a licensed pilot, avid skier and cyclist and the proud father of two young children.