Jared Wolff, right

Jared Wolff, right

CEO, President, Banc of California

WHY: In March took over Banc of California, county’s second-largest based bank. Deep background in acquisitions and operations, at PacWest Bancorp from 2002 through 2014; was president of its subsidiary Pacific Western Bank.

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RECENT: Purposely reducing assets to shed less profitable products.

NOTABLE: During his time at PacWest, Wolff led more than 20 acquisitions, including $2.3B purchase of CapitalSource in 2013.

FUN FACTS: Wife, Courtney; boys Griffin, 17; Graham, 14; favorite film, “Bourne Identity”; favorite book, “Spytime,” by William F. Buckley Jr.; fan of “The Sopranos.”

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