Western Alliance Bank appointed Julian Parra head of commercial and industrial banking for California.
“Julian’s appointment will bring a dedicated focus to the commercial and industrial market for Western Alliance Bank,” Ken Vecchione, president and CEO of Western Alliance Bank, said. “His expertise in building effective teams and his client-focused approach will help drive exceptional results for the organization in California and beyond.”
Parra has more than 30 years of experience and has held progressive leadership positions at Bank of America, most recently as regional commercial banking executive for California, Nevada and Hawaii.
“I’m excited to be part of the team at Western Alliance Bank,” Parra said. “Western Alliance Bank is a remarkable organization with a great track record for relationship-based banking and serving the needs of commercial customers in every economic climate. I’m looking forward to building on the company’s strong C&I foundation and leading a team that will drive the organization in new ways.”
John Maguire, CEO of Torrey Pines Bank, the Southern California-based division of Western Alliance Bank, will continue in his role and work alongside Parra to develop strategies for commercial and industrial banking, as well as business banking, taking on additional responsibility for small business banking throughout the organization.
Like this story? Begin each business day with news you need to know! Click here to register now for our FREE Daily E-News Broadcast and start YOUR day informed!