Louis Silva comes to CIC with 10 years of diversified experience in the Banking industry. A New Haven native, Louis has spent the last 4 years working with small businesses across CT. He truly enjoys serving as an advisor to small businesses and is passionate about their long-term success.
Louis earned his Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Bridgeport, is an active North Haven Rotarian, and serves on the Board of Directors of the Friends Center for Children; an early childhood education program in New Haven, CT.
Louis and his wife Sandra reside in North Haven and are the proud parents of Fifi and Lulu; two sassy little dogs.
Louis enjoys traveling and has toured 11 countries. Louis is of Portuguese descent and it’s no surprise that Portugal is his favorite destination. Having visited the country over 10 times, he thoroughly enjoys the country’s rich history, its cuisine, and most importantly, the wine!
Louis is a soccer fanatic and was an All-State athlete in Highschool. Growing up in a Portuguese household, soccer was always the topic of conversation. He started playing at the ripe old age of 2 and has been a fanatic ever since!
CIC is an economic development lender contributing financial expertise and practical guidance to small business entrepreneurs in Connecticut and Rhode Island who have powerful ideas and need more power to grow them.