First Republic Bank, a provider of private banking and wealth management services, has appointed Silvia Fernandez as managing director.
Fernandez will work with high net worth individuals, families, businesses and foundations, providing private banking, private business banking, investment management and trust services, and real estate lending services.
"Silvia Fernandez is a highly successful banker who understands how to help clients achieve their financial objectives," says Katherine August-deWilde, president and chief operating officer of First Republic Bank. "Silvia’s experience and leadership will enable First Republic to continue building its franchise in the Bay Area, including its expanding presence in the East Bay. Silvia shares First Republic’s commitment to providing exceptional service to every client."
Prior to joining First Republic, Fernandez worked for Silicon Valley Bank for 12 years, most recently as head of private client services. Prior to that, she worked for Wells Fargo Bank and First Interstate Bank.