Mr. Brian Sherer serves as Managing Director at Silicon Valley Bank. He is also an angel investor. In this role, he is responsible for leading a team dedicated to providing leveraged loans in support of private equity sponsored company acquisitions. He works with top tier technology focused middle market private equity firms across the country. Prior to joining SVB in 2006, to start the buyout lending practice, Sherer worked for Wells Fargo Foothill where he completed over $1 billion worth of acquisition loans in the enterprise software space. He also served with Heller Financial, Bank of America, and GE Capital. Sherer also co-founded the technology specialty finance company Greyrock Capital. Sherer holds a bachelor's degree in business administration from University of Michigan.