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Silicon Valley Bank Names Platts to Lead Its $16 Billion Wealth Unit

Silicon Valley Bank CEO Greg Becker

Silicon Valley Bank CEO Greg Becker

Photographer: Lauren Justice/Bloomberg

Silicon Valley Bank named Erin Platts head of its private banking and wealth-management arm, which caters to the financial needs of technology and venture capital executives.

Platts, 40, the chief executive officer of Silicon Valley Bank UK, will be president of SVB Private, which managed $15.9 billion as of Sept. 30, the Santa Clara, California-based company said. She’ll relocate to New York from London for her new role, which will involve leading the firm’s private banking, wealth planning and trust services.