Paul Gibson

Senior Vice President, Regional Market Manager
(703) 481-1705

Role and Experience:
Paul Gibson has 23 years of commercial banking experience, with the last 13 in technology and venture lending. In 2006, Paul established Bridge Bank’s first East Coast office, where he and his team have assisted a variety of growing technology and life science companies in sectors such as software, semiconductors, communications, entertainment, medical devices, security and intelligence, web services and cleantech (solar, wind, smart-grid, etc.). Prior to joining Bridge Bank, Mr. Gibson spent nearly eight years with California State Bank and five years at Silicon Valley Bank. He began his career in 1989 with Security Pacific Bank in Los Angeles, graduating from their Premier Banking Credit Training program in 1991. Paul is a member of the Board of Directors of the Florida Venture Forum.

Outside Activities:
Paul has honed his leadership abilities by coaching his children’s teams across pretty much every sport there is.

Education:
Paul is a graduate of Seaver College at Pepperdine University.

Why Bridge Bank?
“Bridge Bankers are problem solvers. We are passionate about our clients and their clients' businesses, and work tirelessly and creatively to help them succeed.”

Contact Info:
Reston Business Office
12011 Sunset Hills Road, Suite 425
Reston, VA 20176

Phone: (703) 481-1705
Email: Paul.Gibson@bridgebank.com

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