Life Sciences

Square 1 Life Sciences is a specialized national practice within Square 1 Bank with teams based in Silicon Valley, Southern California, the Northeast and Southeast. Our team serves high growth companies in:

Medical Devices

General Surgery
Patient Monitoring
Lab Equipment

Healthcare Services

Health Insurance
Clinical Research
Specialty Clinics
Long Term Care


Drug Discovery
Therapeutic Agents

The senior management of our Life Sciences team has been working together for 15+ years and over that time we have established a quality, nationwide network of relationships. They have a deep understanding of the sector, its trends, and the needs of our clients and the venture community.

Applying this knowledge base, the Life Sciences team is able to provide custom credit solutions and tailored treasury management services to meet the priorities and objectives of our high growth companies.

We offer a full spectrum of banking services.

Square 1’s banking solutions for life sciences companies are thoughtfully structured to provide for the preservation and management of your resources. Control and visibility are aided by the latest technologies. Products like the Square 1 Toaster™, our remote deposit scanner, and eSquared℠, our robust online banking service, deliver our signature service to your desktop. We stand ready to roll up our sleeves and help you achieve your financial goals.

We make it personal.

Our team is laser focused on being the go-to bank for high growth life sciences companies across the nation. With Square 1, you will experience our unrivaled high-touch banking service, delivering quick turnarounds and transparent credit terms. You’ll always have access to senior management, and you will work directly with seasoned banking professionals who understand your industry. People who know you and your company will answer your call.

Ours is a relationship business, and we want to be your long-term financial partner.

To speak with someone directly about Life Sciences, our national team is here to serve you:

Benjermin Colombo, Life Sciences Silicon Valley
Scott Foote, Life Sciences West
Mara Huntington, Life Sciences East