Richard Cabrera, EVP, Head of Commercial and Corporate Banking, Umpqua Bank
Richard Cabrera is an Executive Vice President at Umpqua Bank, where he is head of corporate and commercial banking throughout California, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington. For nearly three decades, Richard has been transforming business, culture and people within the commercial banking industry.
The corporate banking group focuses on large companies with complex banking needs. The group specializes in specialty finance, syndicated credits, and direct relationships with clients that need large credit commitments and comprehensive treasury management solutions. The commercial banking group focuses on small to mid-range companies who typically have more complex treasury management requirements and are Wealth Management and Private Banking prospects as well.
A division of Umpqua Holdings with total assets of approximately $25 billion, Umpqua Holdings has been named one of the “Top 100 Banks” by Forbes and Umpqua Bank is one of the “100 Best Companies to Work for” by Fortune.
Before joining Umpqua Bank, Richard worked for California Bank & Trust as Executive Vice President and Regional Executive of Commercial Banking for Orange County and Inland Empire where he led the bank’s commercial banking effort for thirteen years. The portfolio was composed of large shared national credits, large regional borrowers, and specialty finance, including sub-prime auto lenders and distressed debt portfolio financings. He held positions of increasing responsibility, including chairing several task forces for the parent bank, Zions Bancorporation, related to its charter consolidation which was completed in 2016.
Richard and his wife, Karen reside in Southern California and, have three adult children and one grandchild.