online banking


CalPrivate Login Image

additional service logins

Skip to main content
CalPrivate Bank

Directors & Executive Officers

Chris Cieszko

SVP | Senior Relationship Manager

Go Back

Chris serves as a Senior Vice President, Senior Relationship Manager with CalPrivate Bank. Chris is based in La Jolla, California and his primary responsibilities include new business development and Client relationship management. Chris possesses over 30 years of experience in the banking and financial services industry.


Prior to his move back to San Diego, Chris was a Senior Vice President and Senior Credit Officer with New York Private Bank & Trust in New York City. He focused on structuring, negotiating and underwriting customized loans for the bank’s high net worth Clients in the New York, Florida and Cleveland, Ohio wealth markets.


Previously Chris served as a Market President with San Diego Private Bank from 2007-2010, the predecessor organization to CalPrivate Bank. Prior to this position he joined U.S. Trust Company as a Private Banker in their New York headquarters in 1993. He subsequently relocated to Portland, Oregon in 1998 and Los Angeles, California in 2000 to spearhead the development of these respective markets for U.S. Trust.


Chris attended Wake Forest University and is a graduate of William Paterson College. He is an avid skier and hiker and is a member of the Los Angeles Rotary Club.