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With more than $30 billion in assets, Western Alliance Bancorporation (NYSE:WAL) is one of the country’s top-performing banking companies. The company has ranked in the top 10 on the Forbes “Best Banks in America” list for five consecutive years, 2016-2020, and was named #1 best-performing of the 50 largest public U.S. banks for 2019 by S&P Global Market Intelligence.

Its primary subsidiary, Western Alliance Bank, Member FDIC, helps business clients realize their ambitions with local teams of experienced bankers who deliver superior service and a full spectrum of customized loan, deposit and treasury management capabilities. Business clients also benefit from a powerful array of specialized financial services that provide strong expertise and tailored solutions for a wide variety of industries and sectors. A national presence with a regional footprint, Western Alliance Bank operates individually branded, full-service banking divisions and has offices in key markets nationwide.


Western Alliance is right for business because we help our clients realize their growth ambitions.
- Ken Vecchione, President & Chief Executive Officer

News and Events

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

  • Western Alliance Bank Announces $2 Million Donation to Strengthen, Protect Communities Impacted by COVID-19

    Western Alliance Bank is committing $2 million in 2020 to help mitigate the impact of the COVID-19 global pandemic on its local communities, and to strengthen those communities as they work to emerge from the crisis.

  • Western Alliance Earns Top 10 Ranking on Forbes 'Best Banks in America' List for 5th Year in a Row

    Western Alliance again ranks in the top 10 on the Forbes “Best Banks in America” list. The banking organization has been cited by Forbes as one of the top 10 banks in the country for five consecutive years, 2016-2020.

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  • Western Alliance Earns #1 Ranking on S&P Global Market Intelligence's High-Profile New List

    Western Alliance Bancorporation (NYSE: WAL) is the nation’s #1 top-performing public banking company, according to S&P Global Market Intelligence’s inaugural ranking for 2019 of the 50 largest public U.S. banks.


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 Executive Chairman
  • Kenneth A. Vecchione President & Chief Executive Officer
  • Dale M. Gibbons Vice Chairman,
    Chief Financial Officer
  • Tim Boothe Chief Operating Officer
  • Barbara Kennedy Chief Human Resources Officer
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
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