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City National Bank Hires Experienced Private Client Advisor to Serve South Bay

June 22, 2016

City National Bank Hires Experienced Private Client Advisor to Serve South Bay

Lisa Farley joins City National as a senior private client advisor

LOS ANGELES – City National Bank, America’s Premier Private and Business Bank®, announced today that it has hired Lisa Farley as a senior vice president and senior private client advisor with the bank’s private client services division.

Based in the South Bay area, Farley advises and counsels wealthy individuals and families, professional service firms and nonprofit organizations on a full range of financial solutions and expertise.

“Lisa is a valued addition to our South Bay team,” said Peter Barbara, senior vice president and manager with City National’s private client services division. “She provides an array of sophisticated wealth management services for high-net-worth families and organizations in the South Bay.”

Farley has more than 20 years of financial services experience, most recently serving as a private wealth advisor with UBS Private Wealth Management in Los Angeles. She advised ultra-high-net-worth individuals, family foundations and entrepreneurs on portfolio management, wealth planning and philanthropic issues.

Farley earned her master’s degree in business administration from Columbia University and her bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Santa Barbara. Active in the community, she is a member of the Family Law Section and the Trusts and Estates Section of the Los Angeles County Bar Association. In addition, she serves on the board of directors and the investment committee for the Cancer Support Community.

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About City National

With $41.2 billion in assets, City National Bank provides banking, investment and trust services through 74 offices, including 16 full-service regional centers, in Southern California, the San Francisco Bay Area, Nevada, New York City, Nashville and Atlanta.  In addition, the company and its investment affiliates manage or administer $55.7 billion in client investment assets.

City National is a subsidiary of Royal Bank of Canada (RBC), one of North America’s leading diversified financial services companies.  RBC serves more than 16 million personal, business, public sector and institutional clients through offices in Canada, the United States and 36 other countries.

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