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Chris Benioff

SVP, Risk Manager

Chris is responsible for the credit quality of Square 1’s portfolios in the Pacific Northwest and Midwest. Prior to joining Square 1, he spent 12 years at Comerica Bank serving in roles in technology banking, credit administration and risk management. He received an MBA and BS in Mechanical Engineering from Santa Clara University. Chris joined Square 1 in 2017.

Outside the Square

  • Helps coach little league, flag football and basketball for his two sons.
  • Is a loyal Oakland A’s fan and wishes the Giants would let them move to San Jose.
  • Makes frequent family trips to Disneyland and has attended every San Diego Comic-Con since 1998 (no costumes though).


  • Credit and Risk Management


  • Northwest
  • Midwest


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Suite 141
Campbell, CA 95008

P: 408.508.7277

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