Doug Fiek of Credit Suisse Joins First Republic

First Republic Bank, January 8, 2016

Investment Management Team in San Francisco Continues To Expand

First Republic Bank (NYSE:FRC), a leading private bank and wealth management company, today announced that Doug Fiek has joined First Republic as Managing Director and Portfolio Manager in San Francisco.

Fiek has more than 20 years of experience developing comprehensive wealth management solutions for high net worth individuals, families and endowments.  He will be located in First Republic’s private banking and wealth management headquarters office in downtown San Francisco.

“Doug Fiek has a long track of success helping clients achieve their wealth management objectives,” said Bob Thornton, President of First Republic Investment Management. “Doug chose to come to First Republic because of its ability to deliver exceptional service, objective advice and a full range of solutions to his clients.”

Prior to First Republic, Fiek worked for Credit Suisse Securities LLC in San Francisco. Earlier in his career, he worked for CS First Boston and was a Certified Public Accountant at Price Waterhouse. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California, Berkeley and an MBA from the Anderson School of Management at the University of California, Los Angeles.

Fiek is the most recent investment professional to join First Republic Private Wealth Management. In the past six months, eight highly experienced advisor teams have joined First Republic, and on October 1, First Republic completed the acquisition of Constellation Wealth Advisors.

About First Republic Bank

Founded in 1985, First Republic and its subsidiaries offer private banking, private business banking and private wealth management, including investment, trust and brokerage services.  First Republic specializes in delivering exceptional, relationship-based service, with a solid commitment to responsiveness and action.  Services are offered through preferred banking or wealth management offices primarily in San Francisco, Palo Alto, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, Newport Beach, San Diego, Portland, Boston, Palm Beach, 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.  For more information, visit www.firstrepublic.com.

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