Oscar JazdowskiCo-Head at Silicon Valley Bank
Oscar Jazdowski is the Co-Head of Silicon Valley Bank's Germany Branch. Oscar has over 30 years experience of financing technology companies at all stages of development, from young venture-backed start-ups to large multinational companies across a broad base of technology and life science sectors. He started working for the Silicon Valley Bank in 2002. In 2010 Oscar transferred to SVB’s UK branch as Head of Origination where he oversaw the growth of the business from 11 people to 65 and helped in obtaining a full banking license. In 2013 Oscar transferred to SVB’s joint venture bank in Shanghai, China, SPD Silicon Valley Bank (SSVB). At SSVB Oscar ran the Corporate Banking Group which spanned operations in Shanghai and Beijing. He also participated in helping obtain a full banking license for the bank in China. In April 2017 Oscar returned to SVB UK to work on the German banking license application. At SVB, Oscar focuses on delivering financial services products and solutions to multiple sectors of the IT, technology and life science industries, leveraging SVB’s extensive global network to connect people and companies together so as to expand business and grow revenues.