SAN JOSE – City National Bank announced today that Ralph Dickman has joined the bank as a vice president and senior private client advisor for the bank’s San Jose Regional Center.
Dickman will advise high-net-worth families, nonprofits and professional services firms on comprehensive wealth management strategies and private banking solutions. He will report to Kathryn Diamond, team leader for Private Client Services.
“Ralph is a terrific addition to our growing team in San Jose and the Silicon Valley,” said 
Kent Grubaugh, a senior vice president and manager of Private Client Services in Northern California. “He has extensive experience helping technology executives and entrepreneurs with their banking and wealth management needs.”
Dickman has nearly 10 years of experience in the financial services industry and more than 20 years in the high tech marketing field in Silicon Valley. He previously served as a private banker for Wells Fargo Private Bank in San Jose, and before that was a financial advisor with Morgan Stanley’s Individual Investor Group.
Dickman has a bachelor’s degree in English from Trinity College in Hartford, Conn. He has been active in coaching youth soccer and has served on the boards of ARH Recovery Homes and the Central Santa Clara Valley Youth Soccer League.
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About City National
City National Bank is the wholly owned subsidiary of City National Corporation (NYSE: CYN). It is backed by $22.5 billion in total assets, and provides banking, investment and trust services through 79 offices, including 17 full-service regional centers, in Southern California, the San Francisco Bay Area, Nevada, Nashville, Tenn., and New York City. The company and its investment affiliates manage or administer $58.5 billion in client investment assets, including more than $36 billion under direct management.
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