Julian Parra brings more than 30 years of experience to his role as Head of Commercial and Industrial Banking at Western Alliance Bank.
Prior to joining Western Alliance Bank, Mr. Parra held progressive leadership positions at Bank of America, most recently serving as Regional Commercial Banking Executive for all of California, Nevada and Hawaii. With deep experience in all aspects of credit, deposit and treasury management products, Mr. Parra has established himself as a leader in the industry, taking a solutions-based, client-focused approach to his work.
Mr. Parra holds a Master of Business Administration with a specialization in Finance and Marketing from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from Loyola University Chicago. Outside of his professional role, he has served on numerous nonprofit boards focused on sustainable economic growth, including CleanTECH San Diego, World Trade Center San Diego, the San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation and as Director for the Center for Advancing Global Business at San Diego State University.
Torrey Pines Bank
Torrey Pines Bank, the Southern California division of Western Alliance Bank, Member FDIC, delivers relationship banking that puts clients at the center of everything. Founded in 2003, Torrey Pines Bank offers a full spectrum of tailored commercial banking solutions delivered with outstanding service. With offices throughout San Diego, Los Angeles and Orange County, Torrey Pines Bank is part of Western Alliance Bancorporation, which has more than $70 billion in assets. Major accolades include being ranked as a top U.S. bank in 2023 by American Banker and Bank Director. As a regional bank with significant national capabilities, Torrey Pines Bank delivers the reach, resources and local market expertise that make a difference for customers.