Ellen is a Vice President at SVB and based in New York City. As part of SVB’s Climate Technology and Sustainability team, Ellen focuses on helping energy technology clients grow their businesses through tailored banking and financing solutions. She is passionate about clean energy technologies, climate tech, food and agriculture, and innovative energy technologies — all working together to make energy production, distribution, and consumption more equitable and environmentally conscious for the global populace. Ellen joined SVB in 2014, and since then, she has worked with climate tech companies across the United States. In her free time, Ellen enjoys cooking, exploring, and playing with her two cats.