David Siebenlist Joins First Republic Bank

First Republic Bank, July 21, 2011

First Republic Continues To Grow In San Francisco

First Republic Bank, a leading private bank and wealth management company, today announced that David Siebenlist has joined First Republic as Senior Relationship Manager in San Francisco.

Siebenlist, who has 11 years of financial services experience, will serve individuals, families, businesses and foundations and provide banking, investment management, trust, brokerage and real estate lending services. He works at First Republic’s headquarter office at 111 Pine Street in San Francisco and will focus on clients in San Francisco and Marin counties.

“David Siebenlist is an outstanding banker who is committed to delivering exceptional service to every client,” said Katherine August-deWilde, President and Chief Operating Officer of First Republic Bank. “David joins a growing team of bankers and wealth management professionals in San Francisco who have the experience and expertise to help clients achieve their financial objectives.”

Prior to joining First Republic, Siebenlist worked Bank of America in Global Wealth and Investment Management, where he earned the President’s Club designation as a home loan officer. Before that, Siebenlist worked for Wells Fargo in the San Francisco Private Banking Group. Earlier in his career, Siebenlist worked for Citigroup in New York City and San Francisco.

About First Republic Bank

First Republic Bank (NYSE:FRC) and its subsidiaries provide private banking, private business banking and private wealth management. Founded in 1985, First Republic specializes in exceptional, relationship-based service offered through preferred banking or wealth management offices primarily in San Francisco, Palo Alto, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, Newport Beach, San Diego, Portland, Boston, Greenwich and New York City. First Republic offers a complete line of banking products for individuals and businesses, including deposit services, as well as residential, commercial and personal loans. First Republic is a component of the S&P Total Market Index, the Wilshire 5000 Total Market IndexSM, the Russell 1000®, Russell 3000® and Russell Global indices and six Dow Jones indices.

About First Republic Private Wealth Management

First Republic Private Wealth Management is the investment management, trust and brokerage group of First Republic Bank. First Republic Private Wealth Management offers objective advice and fully customized solutions with the same level of exceptional client service that has been the hallmark of First Republic Bank for more than 25 years. First Republic has the flexibility to provide individuals, families, businesses, endowments, schools and non-profit organizations with appropriate choices that responsibly meet a client’s specific investment objectives. Securities Products and Services offered by First Republic Securities Company, Member FINRA/SIPC.