Guy Simpson is senior managing director in Bridge Bank’s Equity Fund Resources (EFR) group and is based in Washington, D.C. The EFR group is a central hub for funds in the private equity, commercial real estate and venture capital communities and works with clients across the U.S. EFR provides financial solutions such as subscription and capital call lines of credit and management company credit facilities.
Guy has over 25 years of tech lending experience in Silicon Valley and other innovation centers and joined Bridge Bank in 2017. He has worked with raw startups through public multinational companies during the boom and bust of the early 2000s, as well as through the Great Recession in the late 2000s. He has been banking private equity and venture capital funds since 2011.
Guy triple majored at San Francisco State University during his undergraduate and graduated with a Master of Business Administration with an emphasis in Finance from Santa Clara University.
Equity Fund Resources
Bridge Bank’s Equity Fund Resources Group, a national banking group within Western Alliance Bank, Member FDIC, is a central hub for the Private Equity and Venture Capital communities. Known for its flexible, high-touch service, the group serves PE/VC funds across the country, wherever business happens, by providing sophisticated banking services and solutions, including capital call lines, management company flexibility lines and other innovative financing options. Bridge Bank is part of Western Alliance Bancorporation, which has more than $70 billion in assets. Major accolades include being ranked as a top U.S. bank in 2023 by American Banker and Bank Director.