Jonathan BiggsManaging Partner at SVB Capital
Jon Biggs is a managing partner at SVB Capital in London. He is a senior leader of the funds management business, and is responsible for investing in established and emerging fund managers across Europe and Israel and driving strategic growth initiatives across the region.
Jon joined SVB Capital in September 2021, bringing with him two decades of venture capital experience and leadership. Prior to his role at SVB Capital, Jon spent 20 years at Accel, a venture capital firm based in London. He was one of the company’s first hires when the European strategy was originally launched and eventually served as COO. While at Accel, Jon raised more than $2.5 billion for five early-stage tech funds based in Europe and Israel. He also worked on the firm’s portfolio company investments, including managing M&A and IPO exit activity. Throughout his tenure, he regularly liaised with the UK government and industry bodies to help promote the tech industry and facilitate greater access to capital and talent. Prior to Accel, Jon held roles at AXA Investment Managers and Deutsche Bank.