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With more than $20 billion in assets, Western Alliance Bancorporation (NYSE:WAL) is one of the country’s top-performing banking companies and has ranked in the top 10 on the Forbes “Best Banks in America” list for four consecutive years, 2016-2019. Its primary subsidiary, Western Alliance Bank, Member FDIC, is the go-to bank for business and succeeds 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 with offices in key markets nationwide


News and Events

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


  • Western Alliance Earns Top 10 Ranking in Forbes 'Best Banks in America' List for 4th Year in a Row

    Western Alliance Bancorporation today announced the company again ranks in the top 10 on the just-released 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 four consecutive years, 2016-2019.

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  • Bank Director named Western Alliance among the top banks for 2019

    In addition to ranking in the top five banking companies in the West region, Western Alliance also ranked #1 overall in the Best M&A Strategy category, and #1 in the West in the Best Commercial Lending Strategy and Best Core Deposit Strategy categories.

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  • Bank of Nevada Receives Award of Excellence in Legal Aid Services

    Bank of Nevada Receives Award of Excellence for its long-standing support of the legal aid community

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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 Executive Chairman
  • Kenneth A. Vecchione Chief Executive Officer
  • Dale M. Gibbons Vice Chairman,
    Chief Financial Officer
  • Jim Haught President and
    Chief Operating Officer
  • Robert McAuslan Executive Vice President,
    Chief Credit Officer
2017 Western Alliance Annual report
"We take care of our people first, our people take care of our customers. Those two things together help deliver superior performance. Lastly, we give back to the communities where we live and work."
- Kenneth Vecchione, 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
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    Locations

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