Shane Dinius is an analyst with SVB Capital, responsible for identifying and evaluating venture capital fund and direct investment opportunities as well as performing analysis on the industry and the SVB Capital portfolio.
Prior to joining SVB Capital in 2012, Shane was a Senior Associate in the Valuation Advisory Services Group at Duff & Phelps in San Francisco. There he was responsible for valuing public, private equity and venture capital-backed and other privately held companies in the technology, energy & mining, and financial services industries.
Shane earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Washington where he majored in finance and minored in near eastern studies. He was involved with a variety of student organizations and is an avid Husky fan.
During his time away, Shane can be found running and hiking around the Bay Area or at a track & field meet supporting his wife, Stephanie, a member of New Balance Silicon Valley.