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For Immediate Release 

Tanya Peebles-Hill
(213) 236-5329

Nina Ronstadt
(619) 224-3186


SAN DIEGO, December 21, 2011 – Union Bank, N.A., today announced that Senior Vice President Lawrence Henry has been promoted to regional executive for the San Diego, Coachella Valley and Riverside County regions. Based in San Diego, he reports to Executive Vice President Michael Feldman, head of California Branch Banking. A 17-year industry veteran, Henry joined Union Bank in 2009, where he most recently served as a senior vice president and market president of the Orange County and Inland Empire divisions.

“Lawrence’s extensive banking experience and management skills are vital as he leads our teams in providing financial services to the San Diego, Coachella and Riverside regions,” said Feldman. “His strong ties with the community will help strengthen relationships with new and existing clients, including individuals, families and business owners.”

Prior to Union Bank, Henry was a national bank cross-sell manager for Countrywide Financial Services, where he was responsible for meeting and exceeding production target by developing new sales strategies. Earlier in his career, Henry worked for Wells Fargo Bank as a district manager in San Diego. He was also a sales development consultant for Wells Fargo in charge of improving sales performance and held multiple positions at MCI Direct, including: business direct sales manager.

Active in the community, Henry is a board member of Olive Crest and the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce. He is also the recipient of numerous professional and community awards, including the 2011 Publisher’s Award from the Inland Valley News. Henry earned a bachelor’s degree in humanities from Arizona State University and is a certified trainer by the Advanced Leadership Seminar.

About UnionBanCal Corporation & Union Bank, N.A.
Headquartered in San Francisco, UnionBanCal Corporation is a financial holding company with assets of $84 billion at September 30, 2011. Its primary subsidiary, Union Bank, N.A., is a full-service commercial bank providing an array of financial services to individuals, small businesses, middle-market companies, and major corporations. The bank operated 404 full-service branches in California, Washington, Oregon and Texas, as well as two international offices, on September 30, 2011. UnionBanCal Corporation is a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd., which is a subsidiary of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. Union Bank is a proud member of the Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG, NYSE:MTU), one of the world’s largest financial organizations. Visit for more information.