Paula Solanes is a senior portfolio manager at SVB Asset Management (SAM) based in the San Francisco Bay Area, where she manages investment strategies in fixed income securities for her clients. With more than 10 years at SVB, including more than seven years in her current position, Paula’s specialty is balancing opportunity and risk while customizing portfolios based on each client’s unique situation. Because her role is markedly client-centered, Paula finds it especially gratifying to serve companies in the innovation economy whose goals include making tremendous contributions to our world. She enjoys meeting with each client to review their portfolios and articulate current financial strategies within today’s dynamic economic environment.
Before joining SVB, Paula analyzed financial reports for hospitals at Toyon Associates in Concord, California. Paula holds a master’s degree in business administration from the University of California, Davis, and a bachelor’s degree in business economics from the University of California, Santa Barbara. She holds the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Series 7 license through our affiliated broker-dealer, SVB Securities.
Born in Argentina, Paula was raised in New York and Chile. She now lives in Marin County with her husband, their two children and a friendly Springer Spaniel. Paula enjoys yoga, hiking and spending time with her family and friends. She also loves to travel the globe. She feels lucky to live in the Bay Area, which is so rich in diversity.