Rick Caruso is an extraordinary businessman and compassionate member of the community. He is CEO of Caruso, a real estate company known for developing regional retail centers and mixed-use properties of exceptional quality. Named "Developer of the Year" by the Los Angeles Business Journal, Rick is a past President of the LA Police Commission and the youngest commissioner in the history of Los Angeles when he was President of the Los Angeles Department of Water & Power. He is a successful entrepreneur who appreciates professionalism and entrepreneurship in his many business encounters. Those are just two of the many reasons he chose First Republic as his bank.