Yvonne McCague

Yvonne McCague is a managing director of Technology Banking for Silicon Valley Bank. Based in Boston, Yvonne leads numerous technology practices for the bank’s second largest market, the New England region, and holds a depth of knowledge in the Enterprise, FinTech, Hardware and Consumer sectors. Dedicated to doing everything she can to increase each client’s probability of success, Yvonne goes all in to move bold ideas forward fast. She’s a firm believer in drawing on insight and vision to lean in early; indeed, she leaned in to support many of the bank’s runaway success stories in their very early days. Serving companies from pre-seed to unicorn status, Yvonne also thrives on uniting founders and CEOs, bringing the ecosystem together to help share ideas and solve challenges.

Yvonne has more than 20 years of experience working with technology, life science, private equity and venture capital clients worldwide. She has worked in Ireland, England and the US, acquiring vast international experience in helping companies grow, scale and map out their international expansion strategies. Before taking on her current role, Yvonne led the venture capital fund banking team for the Technology and Life Science and Healthcare practices in New England. Prior to joining SVB, she has also worked in global corporate banking at HSBC in Boston. Earlier in her career, while working for Anglo Irish Bank, Yvonne was selected to move to the US to establish and run the bank’s treasury credit group and implement underwriting, risk and control strategies. Yvonne holds a master’s degree in finance from Queen’s University Belfast and a bachelor’s degree in finance and economics from the National University of Ireland, Maynooth.

A dual Irish and US citizen, Yvonne lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts, with her husband and three young children. She is an adventurous world traveler and is determined to ensure that all of her children will inherit her voracious appetite for travel and adventure.
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Technology Banking
Managing Director