Our mission to cultivate a premier banking experience by building enduring relationships with our Clients, team members, partners and the communities we serve, is driven by our inspired local leadership team.
Directors & Leadership
We are relationship-oriented people, delivering solution-based customer service, and a Distinctly Different™ banking experience, to ensure we earn your trust every day. CalPrivate Bank is dedicated to our family of Clients, Shareholders, Team Members, Directors, Advisory Board, Management Team and Community Partners.
We take great pride in meeting the goals of our Clients, stakeholders and shareholders and remain focused on our core values; Relationships, Solutions and Trust.
Rick L. Sowers
President & CEO
Rick L. Sowers serves as President and CEO of CalPrivate Bank. He is a Southern California native and 1995 graduate of UCSD. He applied his BS in Economics first with Accenture Consulting in Los Angeles then joining CAST Management Consultants, where he spent a decade…
Paul P. Azzi
EVP | Chief Banking OfficerView Bio
EVP | Chief Technology OfficerView Bio
EVP | Chief Information OfficerView Bio
EVP / Chief Administrative OfficerView Bio
EVP | Chief Credit OfficerView Bio
EVP | Chief People OfficerView Bio
EVP | Chief Financial OfficerView Bio
EVP | Chief SBA OfficerView Bio
Commercial & Private Banking
EVP | Director of Specialty BankingView Bio
SVP | Market Manager - San DiegoView Bio
SVP | Market President – Newport BeachView Bio
SVP | Market Manager – Beverly HillsView Bio
SVP | Director of Commercial BankingView Bio
SVP | Market Manager - South BayView Bio
Chairman of the Board
Mr. Isakow is a resident of La Jolla, California. He is the Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Oxford Investment Group, Inc. a private equity, real estate and venture investment firm which has built over 80 manufacturing, financial services and niche distribution companies in 17 countries since 1985.
James R. Parks
Keith B. Jones
Rick L. Sowers
President & CEOView Bio
Thomas V. Wornham