Robert Gary Sarver
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Robert Gary Sarver is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Western Alliance Bancorporation (NYSE:WAL), one of the fastest-growing bank holding companies in the U.S. with $17 billion in assets. Western Alliance Bank operates full-service banking divisions in Arizona, California and Nevada. 

Mr. Sarver has been the managing partner of the Phoenix Suns for the last 11 years. During his tenure, the team has produced the fifth-best winning percentage in the National Basketball Association (NBA). Mr. Sarver also serves on the boards of directors of Meritage Corporation, the NBA, the Weil Foundation, and the Sarver Heart Center at the University of Arizona.