Meet the Team
Your strategic financial partner should have the resources, lending solutions, experience and connections that will improve your probability of success. For over 35 years, that's exactly what SVB has brought to the table.
181 Bay Street Suite 4220 Toronto, ON M5J 2T3 416.417.7888 (General line) Silicon Valley Bank, an authorized foreign bank branch under the Bank Act (Canada).
Head of Canada
Paul provides leadership and strategic oversight for SVB’s activities across Canada, including business development, operations and corporate governance.
Managing Director and Head of Business Development
Shez leads business development for SVB Canada, supporting clients by leveraging the bank’s differentiated value proposition and global innovation network.
Managing Director, Life Science and Healthcare
Anne leads SVB’s relationship with companies in Canada’s life science market and thrives on supporting these companies as they influence the next breakthrough.
Managing Director - Global Fund Banking
Gabi is responsible for SVB Canada’s fund lending practice, providing bespoke debt solutions for private equity, real estate, infrastructure and venture funds.
Managing Director, Technology Banking
Daryl leads SVB’s Canadian Technology Banking Team, including responsibility for our commercial bank client relationships from coast-to-coast.
Managing Director, Climate Tech & Sustainability
Graeme leads Climate Tech & Sustainability sector specialization for SVB Canada, developing new relationships and managing the current client portfolio.
Director, Technology Banking
Caterina leads our Western Canada Tech Banking practice. She supports companies with strategic capital and connections, helping them scale and compete globally.
Director, Technology Banking, Quebec
As the technology banking lead in the Quebec market, Karl’s passion for tech innovation allows him to deliver client value that extends well beyond financial solutions.
Head of Credit Solutions
As Head of Credit Solutions, Marshall leads the team responsible for originating, structuring and managing all lending relationships with technology companies.
Director, Credit Solutions
Rebecca Ross is a director of credit solutions for Silicon Valley Bank in the Canadian office, located in Toronto, where she focuses specifically on the Life Science and Healthcare practice.
Vice President, Technology Banking
Steve Lowry is a vice president of Tech Banking in Vancouver, BC. Steve uses his experience to collaborate with entrepreneurs and high-growth companies.
Tom Lowden maintains a strong pulse on the tech ecosystem in Canada and helps founders make meaningful connections with the SVB professionals.
VP Relationship Management
Danielle Smith is a vice president of relationship management at Silicon Valley Bank Canada.