Ashan Perera

Managing Director

(702) 241-7774

[email protected]

Ashan Perera serves as the managing director for a national specialty banking group that focuses on the gaming industry for Western Alliance Bank. Through his role, Mr. Perera travels throughout the United States building relationships and assisting gaming organizations with their merger, acquisition and growth capital needs.

Mr. Perera possesses over 20 years of finance and corporate banking experience and has become a trusted advisor to gaming company owners, tribal gaming enterprises, private equity firms and executives. Prior to joining the Western Alliance Bank team in 2018, he served as the managing director at Mutual of Omaha bank, overseeing the institution’s corporate and gaming portfolio nationwide.

Mr. Perera has a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and a professional MBA Certificate from Tulane University, A.B. Freeman School of Business.

Gaming Group
About Us

Western Alliance Gaming, a national banking group within Western Alliance Bank, Member FDIC, focuses on lending and deposit solutions for the diverse gaming industry across the United States. For the gaming industry, which blends the needs of C&I and real estate lending, this team of experts offers tailored solutions for mergers and acquisitions, expansions and capital projects. Western Alliance Bank is the primary subsidiary of Phoenix-based Western Alliance Bancorporation, with approximately $50 billion in assets. The bank is again #1 best-performing of the 50 largest public U.S. banks in the new S&P Global Market Intelligence listing for 2020 and ranks high on the Forbes “Best Banks in America” list year after year. Serving clients across the country wherever business happens, Western Alliance Bank operates individually branded, full-service banking divisions and has offices in key markets nationwide.