Global Life Science and Healthcare

We help companies advancing the future of healthcare scale effectively at every stage of growth.

Our expertise

Medical Devices
Healthcare Services
Diagnostics and Tools

Dedicated team - Your partner in driving the future of healthcare

Our global footprint gives you access to market insights, investors and financial solutions on your path to growth.
Jackie Spencer

Head of US Relationship Management, Life Science and Healthcare

Keith Cox

Head of Leveraged Finance and Sponsor Coverage

Gregory Pachus

Head of Business Development, Healthcare Leveraged Finance and Corporate Banking

Laura Scott

Senior Market Manager, Business Planning and Head of Mid-Atlantic and Southeast 

Ben Johnson

Head of Early Stage

Recent Transactions

Healthcare innovators

We partner with the most innovative life science and healthcare companies to help them move their bold ideas forward.


SVB understands the complexities of our business and industry. They developed customized financing solutions for us, so we can keep our focus on helping physicians across the country deliver better care for their patients. We are thrilled with the results.

Farzad Mostashari, M.D. 
Founder and CEO, Aledade



SVB has been a valued partner in our path to growth, coming in with the financial backing at the early stage enabling us to bring the vision of MicroOrganoSphere technology to life.

Xiling Shen, Ph.D. 
Co-founder and CEO, Xilis

Grow with confidence

The financial stress of unpredictable development timelines, regulations and reimbursement cycles can stand in the way of innovation and growth. SVB has the insights, guidance and resources to help you scale effectively at every stage of growth.
Connect to the SVB network

We have deep connections throughout the life science and healthcare ecosystem. They include healthcare providers, payors, large corporates, biopharma, growing companies, promising startups and a full-range of investors to help support you along the way.

  • Meet the VCs we work with 
  • Find your next hire through SVB's exclusive job board
  • Get introduced to specialized service providers

Our global community helps life science entrepreneurs and startup CEOs raise capital from the right venture capitalists.

  • Access to investing data based on indications
  • Access to discover and navigate the life science ecosystem
  • Ability to explore how your science is interconnected 
Strategies for Growth Beyond Series A: eBook

This interactive eBook features a collection of articles that address challenges facing today’s founders and CEOs after achieving Series A funding. Read real-world stories and get tips to help your organization accelerate growth.

"They understand the value of relationships. They wanted my business when Twist was nobody."


Emily Leproust
Co-Founder and CEO at Twist Bioscience
Client since 2013

Sophisticated solutions tailored to your lifestage

The banking, tools and access to reach your next round faster.

More than 40 years of experience and insights for late-stage private and public companies.

Helping high-growth clients achieve their investment objectives through exercising fiduciary care as a trusted advisor.

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