Head Of Life Science East/Life Science Venture Capital
Silicon Valley Bank
Michael Hanewich is Head of Life Sciences on the East Coast as well as Head of Life Science Venture Capital relationships for SVB Silicon Valley Bank on the East Coast and Europe. Based in Boston, he is responsible for developing and maintaining relationships within the Healthcare/Life Sciences industry including venture capital firms, entrepreneurs, as well as accounting and law firms. He has more than 25 years of commercial banking experience and extensive expertise of working with Healthcare/Life science companies and Healthcare/Life science venture capital firms.
Before joining SVB in 1999, Hanewich was Executive Vice President for Flagship Bank and Trust Company for 10 years. He was instrumental in developing its biotechnology business and provided its clients with the proper financing and treasury management services needed to grow their businesses. Before joining Flagship Bank and Trust, Hanewich was with the Dun & Bradstreet Corporation for six years.
Hanewich holds a bachelor’s degree from Eckerd College in St. Petersburg, Fla., and a graduate degree from The Stonier Graduate School of Banking at the University of Delaware. Hanewich is also a member of the Eckerd College Tritons Hall of Fame for baseball.