Jackie Spencer is a managing director at Silicon Valley Bank in San Francisco. Serving the Bay Area’s thriving biotech sector, Jackie provides banking services and debt-financing solutions to life science companies at all phases, from early-stage venture-backed enterprises to late-stage public companies. Her expertise also includes calling on the networks she’s built in her 10-plus years at SVB to make pivotal connections for her clients. Jackie takes a long view of her profession: She thrives on helping visionary companies flourish, increasing their chances of getting crucial therapeutics in the hands of doctors who can make all the difference in the lives of their patients.
Jackie joined SVB in 2007, working in the bank’s technology practice area first as an associate and later as a vice president. For seven-plus years, she served enterprise and consumer application companies in the Bay Area, providing resources and tools to help these entrepreneurs scale their businesses. She received her bachelor’s degree from Saint Mary's College of California in Moraga, California.
Outside of work, Jackie enjoys spending time with her husband and their daughter.