SVB Financial Group Named One of the Best Companies to Work for by FORTUNE Magazine

Silicon Valley Bank Parent Recognized for Fostering Entrepreneurial Culture

Jan 19, 2012, 08:55 ET from SVB Financial Group

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Jan. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- SVB Financial Group, the parent company of Silicon Valley Bank, and long-term partner to the most innovative companies in the world as well as the premium wine industry, is one of FORTUNE Magazine's "100 Best Companies to Work For," according to the list released today.  Silicon Valley Bank was recognized for instilling a culture of entrepreneurialism and community involvement while adopting some of the best practices of its innovative clients.


"We are honored to be included in this prestigious list, and have our amazing employees and clients to thank for this recognition," said Greg Becker, president and CEO of SVB Financial Group and Silicon Valley Bank. "Our clients are literally changing the world, and it is both our opportunity and challenge to help them accomplish their most ambitious goals. That makes for an exciting and inspiring place to work."

The full list and related articles will appear in the February 6 issue of FORTUNE and can be accessed now at

SVB Financial Group helps entrepreneurs and growing and established companies succeed, offering diversified and complementary financial services to technology, cleantech and life science companies, venture capital and private equity firms and premium wineries. The company is widely recognized for its ability to develop innovative approaches to meet the unique financial needs of its clients. Over nearly three decades, Silicon Valley Bank has become one of the most respected names in the financial services industry and has worked with some of the world's most successful technology and life sciences companies. These companies face unique challenges and require special services, such as finding the right venture capitalist or angel investor, securing capital to support rapid growth, driving overseas expansion, and growing into multi-billion corporations. Silicon Valley Bank's services are specifically tailored to meet its clients' needs at every stage of corporate growth.

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About SVB Financial Group
For nearly three decades, SVB Financial Group has been dedicated to helping entrepreneurs succeed. A financial holding company serving companies in the technology, life science, cleantech, venture capital, private equity and premium wine industries, SVB Financial Group (Nasdaq: SIVB) operates through 26 U.S. offices and seven international operations.

Banking services are provided by Silicon Valley Bank, a member of the FDIC and the Federal Reserve System. SVB Financial Group is also a member of the Federal Reserve System.

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