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Ashley Pittman

SVP, Risk Manager

Ashley is responsible for the credit quality of Square 1’s life sciences portfolios throughout the Southeast and Northeast. Prior to this role, Ashley served as a senior vice president in Square 1’s life sciences banking practice where he managed client relationships across the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast. Before joining Square 1, he held a variety of commercial banking roles in analysis and underwriting, business development and risk management. Ashley previously served as a senior risk manager for RBC Bank where he focused on risk oversight of PEG/VC-sponsored and franchise banking divisions. He graduated from Appalachian State University with a BS in Finance and Banking. Ashley joined Square 1 in 2014.

Outside the Square

  • Climbed the highest peak in the United Kingdom.
  • Was raised in a small town with “middle of the street” parking and no stoplights.
  • Enjoys hiking, boating, fishing and traveling.


  • Credit and Risk Management


  • New England
  • New York Metro
  • Mid-Atlantic
  • Southeast


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Suite 240
Durham, NC 27701

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