James H. Herbert, II

James H. Herbert, II

Chairman, CEO & Founder
Mr. Herbert founded First Republic Bank as CEO in 1985. Previously, he was the Founder, President, Chief Executive Officer and a director of San Francisco Bancorp from 1980–1985. He currently serves as the Federal Reserve’s Twelfth District member of the Federal Advisory Council and holds board/trustee positions with Babson College; the San Francisco Ballet Association (formerly Chair); Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, New York; and The BASIC Fund. B.S., 1966, Babson College; M.B.A., 1969, New York University; 20-year attendee, Chief Executives Organization’s Harvard Presidents’ Seminar.