Patrick Nygren joined Union Bank as regional president for Los Angeles and the California Central Coast.

“Patrick knows Los Angeles, the valley and Santa Barbara Country very well and is highly regarded throughout these communities and the industry,” Stuart Bernstein, head of Branch and Private Banking for Union Bank. said. “We are thrilled to have him join our team as we look to strengthen our client relationships and modernize the in-branch experience for our clients throughout the region.”

Nygren has more than 15 years of experience in consumer and small business banking. Most recently he served as regional bank president for Wells Fargo, where, since 2017, he led all aspects of consumer, small business and affluent business banking throughout Los Angeles and the San Fernando Valley.

Union Bank is a member of the Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group.