Silicon Valley Bank of Santa Clara, Calif., has named senior vice president Gregory Becker manager of the venture capital practice in Menlo Park, Calif.
He succeeds Michael Weeks, who left to pursue a new career in the venture capital industry.
Mr. Becker, who will work closely with venture capital clients in the area, was manager of the bank's Boulder, Colo., office, which he opened in May 1996.
Michael Devery, a vice president in the bank's software practice in Palo Alto, Calif., succeeds Mr. Becker as manager of the Boulder office. He also was promoted to senior vice president.