Since 1985, Icelandic-born Helgi Tomasson has been the Artistic Director of the world-renowned San Francisco Ballet. Drawing on his experience as an internationally renowned dancer, he has helped establish the San Francisco Ballet as one of the premier dance companies in the world. He and his wife, former dancer Marlene Tomasson, travel extensively and rely on the Bank to provide the support they need while they are away. And the Ballet relies on First Republic’s business banking team to meet its operational needs. With First Republic, their finances are always perfectly in step.