Senior Managing Director, Commercial Banking
Tom Woolway is senior managing director, commercial banking, for Torrey Pines Bank. Based in Carmel Valley, he serves clients throughout Southern California, including those in manufacturing, distribution, healthcare, commercial real estate, hospitality and more.
Additionally, Mr. Woolway has particular expertise in financing hospitals’ patient account receivables. He co-manages the hospital accounts receivable purchase program, which serves more than 60 hospital systems throughout the U.S. , helping them manage critical payment cycles by providing loans to individual patients. He joined Torrey Pines Bank in 2003 and has 35 years of banking industry experience.
He is an active volunteer with several nonprofit organizations, including the YMCA, the American Heart Association, the Challenged Athletes Association and the Home of Guiding Hands, which helps people with developmental disabilities to maximize their independence, productivity, and quality of life.
Mr. Woolway graduated from Loyola Marymount University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and earned a Master in Business Administration degree, Corporate Finance, from the University of Southern California. He is also a graduate of the Pacific Coast Banking School at the University of Washington and is a retired U.S. Navy Commander.
Torrey Pines Bank, a division of Western Alliance Bank, Member FDIC, helps business clients realize their ambitions. Founded in 2003, Torrey Pines Bank offers a full spectrum of loan, deposit and treasury management capabilities, plus superior service. With nine offices throughout San Diego and Los Angeles, along with Western Alliance Bank’s powerful array of specialized financial services, the banking division is a valued resource for Southern California’s business, real estate, professional, municipal and nonprofit communities. Western Alliance Bank is the primary subsidiary of Phoenix-based Western Alliance Bancorporation. One of the country’s top-performing banking companies, Western Alliance has ranked in the top 10 on the Forbes “Best Banks in America” list for five consecutive years, 2016-2020, and was named #1 best-performing of the 50 largest public U.S. banks for 2019 by S&P Global Market Intelligence.