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Leadership

Bart R. Olson

EVP, Chief Accounting Officer
Corporate Leadership

Mr. Olson is Executive Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer for both Pacific Western Bank and PacWest Bancorp. Prior to joining the company in February 2017, Mr. Olson served as a Managing Director in the CFO division of Credit Suisse Group where he was responsible for Global Liquidity Measurement and Reporting from March 2014 to February 2017 and served as the Deputy Controller Americas Region from May 2013 to March 2014. Previously, Mr. Olson spent 23 years in public accounting, including 15 years with KPMG LLP from 1998 to 2013, nine of which as an Audit Partner. Mr. Olson is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in California.