Silicon Valley Bank
Head of EMEA
Erin Platts is the Head of EMEA and President of the UK Branch and is responsible for leading and developing the Bank’s business across the EMEA region. A 15-year veteran of SVB, Platts most recently served as Head of Relationship Banking for Europe. She has a strong background in market and product development and delivering upon banking and debt transactions for technology and life sciences companies and their investors. Having originally joined SVB’s Boston office in 2004 before she transitioned to the UK office in 2007, Platts is a well-connected and active champion of the global innovation economy. Erin was selected by Management Today to appear on the top 35 Women Under 35 list and Innotribes Power Women in Fintech. Erin earned a BA in Business Management and Entrepreneurial Studies from Babson College in Wellesley, Massachusetts.