Rosh Wijayarathna

Rosh is Head of Corporate Finance at Silicon Valley Bank (SVB). He is based in London and responsible for the Corporate Finance team, supporting larger corporate and scaled clients. Rosh leads Silicon Valley Bank’s Corporate Technology team in the UK, focusing on providing support and financing for technology and innovation businesses across the public and private markets.

With >18 years of financial services experience (including Barclaycard and Barclays’ Corporate and Investment Bank TMT team), Rosh has worked across a broad spectrum of growth and technology businesses including many high profile acquisition financings, LBOs, IPOs and public to privates. Since joining SVB in 2014, Rosh has built a market leading team devoted to later stage businesses and has since supported a number of key clients with debt and global treasury solutions including The Hut Group, HelloFresh, Mimecast, Learning Technologies Group plc, Keywords Studios plc, and GB Group plc.

Rosh has a BSc in Accounting and Finance from the University of Southampton and is a Chartered Marketer. He also co-leads SVB UK’s ethnic equality workstream and is part of the SVB’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion working group.
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Head of Corporate Finance

Silicon Valley Bank

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