Eugene Wong is the Sr. Director of Strategy and Finance at Forward Financing where he leads all initiatives related to strategic growth and finance.
Prior to joining Forward Financing in 2018, Eugene was a Vice President in the Sponsor Finance Group at Silicon Valley Bank (NASDAQ:SIVB). In this role, he provided leveraged debt financing to private equity firms in support of their acquisitions of software companies. Before Silicon Valley Bank, Eugene was an investment banker with Goldman Sachs in the Financial Institutions Group where he advised U.S. financial institutions on mergers, acquisitions and financings. He began his career at Silicon Valley Bank.
Originally from the Boston area, Eugene graduated from Wesleyan University with a Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics & Economics and from Yale University with a Master of Business Administration. He currently resides in the suburbs of Boston.