Two Wealth Managers Join First Republic In Century City

First Republic Bank, October 29, 2018

First Republic Bank (NYSE: FRC), a leading private bank and wealth management company, today announced that wealth managers Garry Pace and Joshua Pace have joined First Republic Investment Management.

Garry Pace and Joshua Pace were both named Managing Director and Wealth Manager and will work at First Republic’s office at 1888 Century Park East in Century City. They will provide investment management, retirement planning and other wealth management services to individuals, families, businesses, nonprofits and foundations.

“Garry and Joshua are a terrific, experienced team of wealth managers who share First Republic’s commitment to exceptional client service,” said Bob Thornton, President of First Republic Private Wealth Management. “Garry and Josh join our expanding team of wealth management professionals dedicated to helping clients achieve all of their financial objectives.”

Garry Pace, who has 19 years of wealth management experience, was previously a senior portfolio manager and Senior Vice President at Merrill Lynch. Before that, he was a Principal at Bernstein Global Wealth Management, where he worked for 10 years. Earlier in his career, he practiced law in California. Pace received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science at Brigham Young University and earned a law degree from Brigham Young's J. Reuben Clark Law School.

Joshua Pace, who has nine years of wealth management experience, was previously a portfolio manager and Vice President at Merrill Lynch. Before that, he was in leadership and management positions at Medtronic and Takeda Pharmaceuticals. Pace earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Brigham Young University and an MBA from the Graziadio School of Business and Management at Pepperdine University. He holds the Chartered Retirement Planning CounselorSM (CRPC®) designation.

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 and San Diego, California; Portland, Oregon; Boston, Massachusetts; Palm Beach, Florida; Greenwich, Connecticut; New York, New York; and later in 2018, Jackson, Wyoming. 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



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