Alex Harvey joined Silicon Valley Bank in 2010 and is responsible for the financial analysis, structuring and management of debt relationships with technology companies. As a member of the Corporate Banking team Alex focuses on Private Equity transactions, specifically leveraged and acquisition finance for businesses in the UK and Northern Europe.
Alex began his career in management consultancy for Accenture’s Technology Solutions division, before going on to spend over 18 months working overseas in Latin America and Asia Pacific, most notably in ICT outsourcing for tier 1 network operator, Telecom New Zealand.
Upon returning to the UK Alex joined Samsung Electronics Research Institute where he was responsible for building the European mobile app-store team in addition to working closely with senior technologists, conducting market and competitor analysis with a focus on next generation smartphones, tablet devices and digital TV software.
Alex holds a bachelors degree with honors in Management Studies from the University of Nottingham.
Venture, Growth and Leveraged finance professional working with a broad range of technology and digital web businesses specifically across telecoms, mobile, social media, eCommerce, web 2.0, cloud computing, semiconductor and enterprise software & solutions.
Previously involved in operational and strategic planning roles for large corporate technology companies and management consultancies.