Sean Thompson is a Director in Silicon Valley Bank’s Corporate Finance practice, which specializes in meeting the banking needs of fast-growing international technology companies. In this role, he provides financing to support working capital, M&A and equipment purchases for the bank’s technology clients. Sean joined SVB in 2011.
A natural problem solver and huge fan of the innovation economy, Sean has had the privilege of assisting some of Silicon Valley’s most successful companies, including Zuora, Vlocity, Upwork and Looker.
Prior to joining SVB, Sean worked in various roles for Synovus Bank out of Atlanta, GA.
Sean is a 2008 graduate, magna cum laude, of the Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia. He earned the Certified Treasury Professional designation with the Association of Financial Professionals in 2013.
Sean and his wife live in Pacifica, where he proudly serves on the city’s Economic Development Committee, helping to attract, retain and grow local businesses. He’s also an active cyclist, surfer and snowboarder.