Aaron Cohen

Executive Vice President
Structured Finance

Aaron CohenAaron Cohen is an executive vice president and manager of City National Bank's Structured Finance unit. Mr. Cohen is responsible for the bank's corporate banking, sponsor finance, cash-flow lending and syndicated credit activities, and is a member of the bank's Executive Committee. Since he became manager of the Structured Finance unit in 2011, the business has grown to more than $2.5 billion in loans outstanding.

Mr. Cohen began his banking career at City National Bank in 1996. He joined City National's Structured Finance unit in 2004, became manager in 2011 and assumed his current position in 2016.

Mr. Cohen earned a bachelor's degree in economics from Emory University and a master's degree in business administration from the UCLA Anderson School of Management.

Active in the community, he is a mentor and serves as a board member of Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Los Angeles, and is an advisory board member with the Los Angeles chapter of Facing History and Ourselves.