Silicon Valley Bank appoints chief operations officer, head of EMEA/UK branch president
California-based Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) has announced it has named Phil Cox as its new Chief Operations Officer (COO) and Erin Platts as its new Head of EMEA and President of the UK Branch, pending UK regulatory approval, the company said.
Their new roles will be effective April 1, 2019. Cox, SVB's current Head of EMEA and President of the UK Branch, will succeed current COO Mike Dreyer, who will retire in April. Platts is currently Head of Relationship Banking, Europe for SVB.