Rosh Wijayarathna


Rosh Wijayarathna is head of corporate finance at SVB UK, where he is responsible for the corporate finance team to support larger corporate and scaled clients. Rosh also leads the corporate technology team, which provides support and financing for technology and innovation businesses across the public and private markets. He also co-leads the UK Branch ethnic equality work stream and is part of the diversity, equity and inclusion work group.

Since joining SVB UK in 2014, Rosh has built a market-leading team devoted to late-stage businesses. His leadership has supported a number of key clients with debt and global treasury solutions for companies that include The Hut Group, HelloFresh, Mimecast, Learning Technologies Group plc, Keywords Studios plc and GB Group plc.

Rosh has more than 18 years of financial services experience with a broad spectrum of growth and technology businesses, including many high-profile acquisition financings, leveraged buyouts, IPOs and public to private conversions. Before joining SVB UK, he worked in leadership roles for Barclaycard and Barclays’ corporate and investment bank.

Rosh earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting and finance from the University of Southampton. He is a Chartered Marketer from the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM).
Read More
Head of Corporate Finance

Silicon Valley Bank
Office

Expert Insights from Rosh Wijayarathna

A very public problem made even worse by Coronavirus