SANTA CLARA, Calif. –– November 22, 2010— Silicon Valley Bank (SVB), the premier bank for companies in the technology, life science, venture capital and premium wine industries, announced today that Megan C. Minich joined SVB as head of Global Channel Solutions. In this role Minich will manage and drive the company's strategy for product and service delivery through its global channels, including online banking, mobile, and client direct connect channels.
"Megan has built a strong reputation in the online and mobile banking community for delivering cutting edge products and solutions focused on providing a great customer experience," said Bruce Wallace, Head of Global Services and responsible for the bank's product development, banking operations, and client services worldwide. "Providing a seamless and integrated delivery of information to our clients through all of our channels is critical to helping them manage their businesses more effectively. We're confident that Megan's leadership and vision will help us with the significant enhancements we are making to our global channel solutions now and in the coming year."
Minich joined Silicon Valley Bank from Wells Fargo Bank, where she most recently served as senior vice president and head of Commercial Electronic Office® Channel Management for the Wholesale Internet Solutions Group. During her tenure at Wells Fargo, Minich led the effort for the development and implementation of the Wholesale Bank's mobile banking platform. Minich began her career with Accenture, formerly Andersen Consulting, working with clients in a variety of industries. She earned a MBA from the Walter A. Haas School of Business at the University of California at Berkeley and a bachelor's degree in economics from Princeton University.
About Silicon Valley Bank
Silicon Valley Bank is the premier commercial bank for companies in the technology, life science, venture capital, private equity and premium wine industries. SVB provides a comprehensive suite of financing solutions, treasury management, corporate investment and international banking services to its clients worldwide. Through its focus on specialized markets and extensive knowledge of the people and business issues driving them, Silicon Valley Bank provides a level of service and partnership that measurably impacts its clients' success. Founded in 1983 and headquartered in Santa Clara, Calif., the company serves clients around the world through 26 U.S. offices and international operations in China, India, Israel and the United Kingdom. Silicon Valley Bank is a member of global financial services firm SVB Financial Group (NASDAQ: SIVB), with SVB Analytics, SVB Capital, SVB Global and SVB Private Client Services. More information on the company can be found at www.svb.com.
Silicon Valley Bank is the California bank subsidiary and the commercial banking operation of SVB Financial Group. Banking services are provided by Silicon Valley Bank, a member of the FDIC and the Federal Reserve System. SVB Private Client Services is a division of Silicon Valley Bank. SVB Financial Group is also a member of the Federal Reserve System.