Managing Director - Head of Life Science and Healthcare Banking
Silicon Valley Bank
Region: United States
Specializing in: Life Sciences, Debt Financing, Banking Services, Public Companies
Mobile Phone: 415-378-2509
David Sabow is a managing director and serves as the head of Silicon Valley Bank’s life science and healthcare practice in the U.S. With more than 15 years of life science and healthcare finance experience, David’s background spans IPOs, follow-on offerings, mergers & acquisitions, senior and subordinated debt, and strategic advisory roles across the life science and healthcare finance sector.
David is a frequent speaker at venture capital and life science industry conferences around the world. Recent speaking engagements include the CanceRX meeting at MIT, the BioEnterprise Conference in Cleveland, the Sachs Associates Biotech in Europe Forum in Basel Switzerland, and the Medical Device and Diagnostics Conference in Shanghai.
Prior to joining Silicon Valley Bank, David spent almost nine years in the life science investment banking practice at Canaccord Genuity, where he participated in public financings and M&A transactions with an aggregate deal value in excess of $1 billion. While at Canaccord, David worked on both domestic and international transactions across the spectrum of life science and healthcare. Before Canaccord, David worked as a relationship manager with U.S. Bank. David graduated with high distinction from Santa Clara University.