S4E5: Startup Banking 101 with Vera Shokina of SVB

Episode 5 September 14, 2021 00:28:30
S4E5: Startup Banking 101 with Vera Shokina of SVB
The Room Podcast
S4E5: Startup Banking 101 with Vera Shokina of SVB
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Show Notes

In The Room with Vera Shokina

 

In this week’s episode of The Room Podcast, Madison and Claudia take a break from chatting with their typical founder or funder to cover a core need of every startup and fund: their bank. They are joined by Vera Shokina, Managing Director at Silicon Valley Bank where she covers U.S. banking and early stage international banking, helping VC funds and startups with all of their banking needs. From the founding moment of SVB, the bank has been focused on early stage technology companies and venture capital funds.

 

Vera walks us through the top tips for founders looking to establish a banking relationship, the process of getting a debt line, and how a bank like SVB helps out with remote work. Let’s open the door.

 

Season 4 is sponsored by our friends at SVB and Cooley. The episode is now live on all podcast streaming platforms, including Apple Podcasts and Spotify. 

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