Santa Monica, CA


of U.S. venture capital-backed companies with an IPO in Q2 2020 bank with SVB.*

*Based on PitchBook and NVCA data

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Helping your business as you scale rapidly and grow with confidence

We have helped these leading innovators by providing a mix of banking services and business strategy support.

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*All companies above are independent third parties and not affiliated with SVB Financial Group.

A long-term banking partnership to help support your business goals at every stage

SVB offers financial and banking services to help, as you capitalize on business opportunities, raise capital, protect equity, manage cash flows and access global markets.

Banking Services

Manage your growing transactions and payment requirements with banking services designed and offered for entrepreneurs and finance professionals in high-performance companies.

Venture Debt

Explore debt solutions¹ that may help as you build value as well as gain more time and resources to reach your next funding milestone — while minimizing equity dilution.

Global Payments and Foreign Exchange

Get access to efficient, secure and cost-effective transaction systems that can handle international payments and help support your global revenue growth goals. Consult our FX advisors to guide you in managing foreign currency risk.²

SVB Innovators Card

You can rely on this non-traditional business card to help you keep up with the growing needs of your business thanks to venture-friendly credit approval,³ no personal liability and no annual fee.

SVB Private Banking and Wealth Advisory

For your personal banking needs, SVB Private Bank⁴ can help you unlock liquidity and build tax-efficient investment strategies that incorporate your private assets.

Fraud Prevention Services

Discover tools, services and guidance to help you better insulate against fraud risk; so that your business can grow without unwanted and costly interruptions.


Tech banking and growth experts


Relationship Managers that know the tech landscape as well as your industry and will work with your company at every stage.

Bruce Helberg
Senior Market Manager
Bruce partners with high growth companies of all sizes in the technology, media and telecommunications industries across multiple SVB regions.
Dan Allred
Senior Market Manager
Dan partners with companies innovating in enterprise software, hardware, consumer and fintech to help them as they strive to achieve growth and scalability.
Jake Moseley
Senior Market Manager
Jake has worked with leading companies across the technology landscape and has great experience in providing highly flexible, customized solutions for VCs.
Matt Trotter
Senior Market Manager
Matt has successfully partnered with entrepreneurs, investors and influencers across all growth stages in the hardware, deep tech and energy sectors.
Robert Sureck
Senior Market Manager
Robert manages key client relationships in technology companies at all life cycle stages to provide highly structured financing and banking solutions.
Sean Stone
Market Manager
Sean specializes in supporting diversified financial services solutions for emerging and mature companies working in technology, life science and private equity.
Minh Le
Market Manager
Minh serves as a banking partner for structuring, advising and implementing solutions for companies working in technology, life science and cleantech segments.
Rob Freelen
Market Manager
Rob offers clients specialized solutions in areas of venture debt, lines of credit, treasury management, payments, private banking and equity venture capital.
Dan Baldi
Market Manager
Dan manages client relationships in renewable and traditional energy as well as food and transportation technology with a variety of financial solutions.
Denny Boyle
Managing Director
Denny works with management teams, investors and corporates across the technology ecosystem as they drive meaningful change and growth in the fintech industry.
Jason Mok
Managing Director
Jason focuses on relationship management, debt financing and facilitating connections between entrepreneurs and investors for early and growth stage companies.
Ted Wilson
Managing Director
Ted has considerable experience working with technology businesses as a lender, venture capital investor, business operator, investment banker, and consultant.

We go beyond banking solutions to support your success

Leverage our connections, expertise, and resources to help you, as your business accelerates towards its upward growth trajectory.

Networking Events

Opportunities to network with your peers, investors and industry icons by attending SVB dinners and happy hours that are open exclusively to SVB clients.


Access to gain valuable connections, insights and key learnings for your business and industry at exclusive SVB curated client events.

Product Advisors

Take advantage of our treasury management expertise to learn about options, so you can help determine what might work best for your company—whether how to finance growth or to position yourself to attract investors.

FX Risk Advisors

Services available² that can support your business as you look for options to help protect your international revenues, move money across borders safely and cost-effectively, and help manage your risk.

Insights to inspire you

Scaling your startup is hard. That's why we tap our network for advice and inspiration. These personal stories from top finance professionals and tech executives are rich in lessons on how to navigate business complexities and take your company to the next level.

Executing a Successful Startup Pivot

The truth is that pivots are hard. It’s hard to recognize you need a radical course correction and it is harder to pull one off. We asked a CEO who had two successful pivots to share tips. Learn more

Top Metrics for Evaluating Startup Health

There are times when you need to get an overall picture of the financial health of your business. Read what VC and Wall Street analyst, Mike Kwatinetz, learned about evaluating companies. Learn more
SVB is the gold standard, and where you go if you’re building a big, world changing business.
John Tabis Founder and CEO at The Bouqs Company Client since 2017 Learn more
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Helping your business to scale faster

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