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Tesh Thakarar

Senior Vice President Commercial Real Estate

Tesh Thakarar joined the Torrey Pines Bank team in 2021 and brings more than 30 years of experience in banking and financial services to his role as senior vice president, commercial real estate banking. Based in Costa Mesa, Mr. Thakarar services clients throughout the western region. 

Mr. Thakarar’s expertise lies in commercial real estate finance. In his role he is responsible for originating and structuring complex real estate transactions for institutional, regional and local developers.  Prior to his role at Torrey Pines Bank, Mr. Thakarar was senior vice president and managing director at CIT Bank. Previously, he held positions at Mutual of Omaha Bank, Lloyds Bank and Bank of Scotland. 

Mr. Thakarar graduated from Northampton University in Northampton, England, with a degree in business and finance with a focus on accounting. 

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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.