Company Profile

About First Republic

Founded in 1985, First Republic and its subsidiaries offer private banking, private business banking and private wealth management, including investment, trust and brokerage services. First Republic specializes in delivering exceptional, relationship-based service, with a solid commitment to responsiveness and action. Services are offered through preferred banking or wealth management offices primarily in San Francisco, Palo Alto, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, Newport Beach, San Diego, Portland, Palm Beach, Boston, Greenwich, and New York City. First Republic offers a complete line of banking products for individuals and businesses, including deposit services, as well as residential, commercial and personal loans.

Image of the exterior of a First Republic Bank Preferred Banking Office with American flag.

Our Heritage and Values

  • James Herbert First Republic Bank CEO

    Our Heritage

    Over the years, First Republic’s focus on exceptional, relationship-based service and consistent leadership has led to continuous growth and profitability.

  • Corporate Values

    Our business model at First Republic is distinctly different from most other companies. While we certainly want to grow, and make a profit, we also realize that the best way to do that is through hard work and exceptional client service. Because of this operating philosophy, we are driven by a core set of values that define what we must do every day to best serve our clients.

Newsroom

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Learn more about the members of First Republic Bank's board of Directors.

Image of James H. Herbert, II, First Republic Bank Chairman Chief Executive Officer (Founding) and Board Member

James H. Herbert, II

Chairman
Chief Executive Officer (Founding) and Board Member

Image of Katherine August-deWilde, First Republic Bank Vice Chair and Board Member

Katherine August-deWilde

Vice Chair and Board Member

Image of L. Martin  Gibbs , First Republic Bank Board Member

L. Martin Gibbs

Board Member

Image of Boris Groysberg, First Republic Bank Board Member

Boris Groysberg

Board Member

Image of Pamela J.  Joyner, First Republic Bank Board Member

Pamela J. Joyner

Board Member

Image of Reynold Levy, First Republic Bank Board Member / Lead Outside Director

Reynold Levy

Board Member / Lead Outside Director

Image of Duncan L. Niederauer, First Republic Bank Board Member

Duncan L. Niederauer

Board Member

Image of George G. C.  Parker , First Republic Bank Board Member

George G. C. Parker

Board Member

Image of Cheryl  Spielman, First Republic Bank Board Member

Cheryl Spielman

Board Member

Image of Roger O.  Walther, First Republic Bank Chairman Emeritus

Roger O. Walther

Chairman Emeritus

MANAGEMENT TEAM

Learn more about the members of First Republic Bank's management team.

Image of James H. Herbert, II , First Republic Bank Chairman, Chief Executive Officer (Founding) and Board Member

James H. Herbert, II

Chairman
Chief Executive Officer (Founding) and Board Member

Image of Hafize Gaye Erkan , First Republic Bank President,

Hafize Gaye Erkan

President

Image of Michael D. Selfridge , First Republic Bank Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Banking Officer

Michael D. Selfridge

Senior Executive Vice President
Chief Banking Officer

Image of Jason C. Bender , First Republic Bank Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer

Jason C. Bender

Executive Vice President
Chief Operating Officer

Image of Edward J. Dobranski , First Republic Bank Executive Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel

Edward J. Dobranski

Executive Vice President
Secretary and General Counsel

Image of Michael J. Harrington , First Republic Bank Chairman, First Republic Trust Company

Michael J. Harrington

Chairman
First Republic Trust Company

Image of Kelly Johnston , First Republic Bank President, First Republic Trust Company

Kelly Johnston

President
First Republic Trust Company

Image of David B. Lichtman , First Republic Bank Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer,

David B. Lichtman

Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer

Image of Mollie M. Richardson , First Republic Bank Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer and Chief People Officer

Mollie M. Richardson

Executive Vice President
Chief Administrative Officer and Chief People Officer

Image of Michael J. Roffler , First Republic Bank Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer,

Michael J. Roffler

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Image of Dale A. Smith , First Republic Bank Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer,

Dale A. Smith

Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer

Image of Dianne  Snedaker , First Republic Bank Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer,

Dianne Snedaker

Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer

Image of David C. Tateosian , First Republic Bank President, First Republic Securities Company

David C. Tateosian

President
First Republic Securities Company

Image of Robert L. Thornton , First Republic Bank Executive Vice President and President, Private Wealth Management,

Robert L. Thornton

Executive Vice President and President, Private Wealth Management

Image of Bill Ward , First Republic Bank Executive Vice President, Chief BSA/AML and Security Officer

Bill Ward

Executive Vice President
Chief BSA/AML and Security Officer