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JC Simbana

SVP, Life Sciences

JC develops client relationships with life sciences companies across the Bay Area. He is a cofounder of Square 1, and has more than 15 years of experience working with life science venture capitalists and entrepreneurs. Prior to Square 1, he ran the early stage Life Sciences and Digital Health practice at Silicon Valley Bank. He also spent time with Comerica Bank as a corporate banking officer. He received a BS in Finance from Colorado State University. JC rejoined Square 1 in 2016.

Outside the Square

  • Finished in the top 12% at the 2014 World Series of Poker.
  • Loves to travel and collect wine and spirits from trips abroad.
  • Became a proud father in 2015.


  • Life Sciences


  • Northwest


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Suite 100
Menlo Park, CA 94025

P: 650.543.2732

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