James H. Herbert, II

James H. Herbert, II

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer (Founder) and Board Member
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. Mr. Herbert currently serves as the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco’s Twelfth District member for the Federal Advisory Council and holds board/trustee positions with Babson College; the San Francisco Ballet Association (Chair and Co-Chair, 2002-2008); Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, New York; and The BASIC Fund. B.S., 1966, Babson College; M.B.A., 1969, New York University; Harvard Business School CEO Presidents’ Seminar Graduate.