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    Silicon Valley Bank has been working with innovative businesses in Europe for more than a decade. Marking the evolution of the tech scene, we will begin lending via our SVB Germany Branch in 2018.  

    Germany's vibrant technology and life science ecosystem is gaining key venture capital and private equity support. Silicon Valley Bank is excited to be part of this growing hub.   

    We provide financing to both innovation companies and their investors. Services include lending to growth-stage technology and life science businesses, and financing for acquisitions, buyouts and working capital.

  • Products and Solutions

    1. Accelerator and Growth
      Accelerator and Growth
      Accelerator and Growth

      Looking to protect your company’s equity and raise capital to execute your strategy? Silicon Valley Bank offers various debt solutions that help you gain the greatest competitive advantage, including venture debt and growth loans.

    2. Buy-Out Finance
      Buy-Out Finance
      Buy-Out Finance

      Access the capital you need for a corporate buy-out. We provide significant debt commitments with knowledge and expertise of the market and an efficient, partnership approach.

    3. Global Funds Banking
      Global Funds Banking
      Global Funds Banking

      Having a line of credit from Silicon Valley Bank helps your Venture Capital or Private Equity business to better manage capital calls and be more reactive in your markets.

    4. Corporate Finance
      Corporate Finance
      Corporate Finance

      Augment your senior debt with mezzanine debt or a term loan to help you with market expansion, acquisitions, earn-outs, capital expenditures and more.

  • SVB Careers in Frankfurt Germany – supporting the innovation economy from small business banking to venture debt and corporate bank accounts

    We're hiring for our new German Branch in Frankfurt. Join a team that values diversity, innovation and helping our clients achieve success.

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    SVB supports German companies with international market expansion into North America and beyond.

    If you’re running an innovation business in Germany and want to find new markets, US expansion is often a top priority. Established in California's Silicon Valley in 1983, SVB has offices in innovation centers in the US and around the world. Expanding to America? We can help.

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    Silicon Valley Bank

    We are the only bank in Germany focused solely on the innovation economy. We work with the brightest minds in technology – and can help you move your big idea forward.

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  • SVB’s German Branch is Part of a Global Network


    Technology and Life Science Clients


    VC/PE firms partner with us


    team members support innovation in over 30 cities


    of the 2018 CNBC Disruptor 50 list are SVB clients

  • SVB Clients from Around the World

  • Key Contacts


    • Germany - Frankfurt

      Guiollettstraße 48
      60325 Frankfurt am Main
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      +49 (0)69 7158 950

      Branch Hours
      9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. CET

      Key Contacts
      Oscar Jazdowski
      General Manager, Sales & Origination
      SVB Germany Branch
  • Featured News



    The bank of the world’s most innovative businesses, enterprises and their investors announced today that it has been granted a lending licence from BaFin and will officially open its doors in Germany this summer.


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