Charlene Li is a mother, business leader and author. A longtime client of First Republic, Charlene felt the support and confidence from the Bank when she started her business, Altimeter Group, back in 2008. With the knowledge that First Republic was there for her, she was able to maintain her focus on the growing business. Today, Charlene is a thought leader on social technology and leadership. She knows the importance of aligning yourself with people who understand and support your goals. First Republic does just that for Charlene, her family and her business.