Robert Gary Sarver is Executive Chairman of Western Alliance Bancorporation (NYSE:WAL), one of the country’s top-performing banking companies. Western Alliance is ranked #1 regional bank by S&P Global Market Intelligence for 2018 and in the top 10 on the Forbes “Best Banks in America” list for four consecutive years, 2016-2019. A national presence with a regional footprint, Western Alliance Bank operates individually branded, full-service banking divisions in Arizona, California and Nevada with offices in key markets nationwide.
Mr. Sarver has been the managing partner of the Phoenix Suns since 2004. His tenure includes three appearances in the Western Conference Finals and two of the three 60-win seasons in franchise history. Mr. Sarver also serves on the boards of directors of Meritage Corporation, the National Basketball Association (NBA) Board of Governors, the Weil Foundation, and the Sarver Heart Center at the University of Arizona.