Get to know us

With more than $17 billion in assets, Western Alliance Bancorporation (NYSE:WAL) is one of the country’s top-performing banking companies. Its primary subsidiary, Western Alliance Bank, is the go-to bank for business and succeeds with local teams of experienced bankers who deliver superior service and a full spectrum of deposit, lending, treasury management, international banking and online banking products and services.

Western Alliance Bank operates full-service banking divisions: Alliance Bank of Arizona, Bank of Nevada, Bridge Bank, First Independent Bank and Torrey Pines Bank. The bank also serves business customers through a robust national platform of specialized financial services including Corporate Finance, Equity Fund Resources, Hotel Franchise Finance, Life Sciences Group, Mortgage Warehouse Lending, Public and Nonprofit Finance, Renewable Resource Group, Resort Finance, Technology Finance and Alliance Association Bank.

News and Events

Learn more about some of the most recent news and events for Western Alliance


  • 2015 Annual Report

    After a year of exceptional performance, the 2015 Western Alliance Bancorporation annual report focuses on what makes us successful—our relationships.

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  • Bank Director Magazine Highlights Western Alliance as a Top Performer in a Challenging Market

    “We try to provide the businesses that we target with the best of what a large bank has to offer and what a community bank has to offer, which would include the product array, sophistication and capacity of a large bank, but a service level that’s more attuned to that of a community bank,” says Robert Sarver, the company’s CEO and chairman.

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  • Western Alliance #4 on Forbes 2017 'Best Banks in America' List

    Western Alliance Bancorporation (NYSE: WAL) today announced that the company is ranked #4 on the Forbes 2017 “Best Banks in America” list. The banking organization was ranked #10 on the 2016 list.

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Our Team

We’re seasoned bankers, passionate about serving local businesses. Our expertise in business and commercial banking and dedication to our communities sets us apart.

  • Robert Sarver Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
  • Dale M. Gibbons Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
  • Patricia Taylor Executive Vice President and Chief Risk Officer
  • Robert McAuslan Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer
  • Randall Theisen Executive Vice President and General Counsel
2015 Western Alliance Annual report
"Western Alliance had another record-setting year and quarter, with strong organic growth augmented by the acquisition of Bridge Capital Holdings, enabling the Company to reach record revenue, earnings, loan and deposit levels." - Robert Sarver, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

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Western Alliance was the first bank interested in providing us with more things we need outside the focus of the original relationship. It’s refreshing to have a banking partner that is not a one-trick pony.
Rick Arvielo, New American Funding
  • Investors

    We're one of the fastest-growing bank holding companies in the U.S. Discover the strength of Western Alliance.

  • Careers

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    Locations

    Visit one of our business banking office locations located throughout Arizona, California and Nevada.