Director, Life Science & Healthcare
Silicon Valley Bank
Nooman Haque is the Director of Healthcare & Life Sciences with Silicon Valley Bank’s UK Branch. He leads a team dedicated to supporting early, growth-stage and established businesses in all sectors of life sciences. Nooman is responsible for developing new relationships, identifying lending opportunities and working with the global life sciences team to support companies with all aspects of their business. He is actively involved within the sector, sitting on the BIA’s Finance and Tax Committee and is a frequent participant on panel and seminars.
Nooman joined Silicon Valley Bank from a venture capital firm in London and previously ran a sovereign wealth fund in Saudi Arabia largely focused on healthcare. His background includes strategic and financial advisory, debt and equity structuring and risk management.
Nooman has a Bsc in psychology and Msc in economics, both from the University of London, and an MBA (finance) from Imperial College. He is a member of the British Psychological Society and the Royal Economic Society.