SVP, Risk Management
Mike is responsible for the credit quality of Square 1’s life sciences portfolio. He was a co-founder of Square 1 where he helped launch and build its presence in the San Diego region. Prior to Square 1, Mike was a regional manager of Comerica Bank’s technology and life sciences practice in San Diego, and began his career in banking with City National Bank. Mike earned a BA in English from the University of Southern California. Mike joined Square 1 in 2005.
Outside the Square
- Writes fiction novels: Succession (2015), In the Company of Thieves (2014), Cargo (2014), Occupation (2013), and Cash Burn (2011).
- Is an avid hiker and backpacker, leading trips to the California Sierras each year.
- Has fallen out of airplanes three times, on purpose, with parachutes.
- Credit and Risk Management
- Pacific Northwest
12481 High Bluff Drive
San Diego, CA 92130