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For Immediate Release 

Tanya Peebles-Hill
(213) 236-5329

Orith Farago
(714) 582-2300


ORANGE COUNTY, CA, December 21, 2011 – Union Bank, N.A., today announced that Senior Vice President Robbin Narike Preciado has been promoted to a regional executive for the Orange County and Inland Empire regions. Based in Orange County, she reports to Executive Vice President Michael Feldman, head of California Branch Banking. Narike Preciado joined Union Bank in 2010, as a senior vice president and executive director of Community Banking programs, responsible for managing the Priority Banking® programs, Retail Specialized Services and the Branch Banking Sales and Services programs.

“Robbin’s management experience and her long-standing relationships in the community make her the right leader for our Southern California team,” said Feldman. “Her client-focused approach will be essential as we continue to offer financial solutions to a full range of customers, including individuals, families and small business owners.”

A 21-year veteran of Wells Fargo & Co., Narike Preciado distinguished herself in a number of key retail management roles. She served as a national sales manager for Wells Fargo’s Affluent Market Segment, and also was regional president for Retail Banking for various diverse markets throughout Southern California.

Narike Preciado has been active in a number of nonprofit organizations, serving on the boards of the Orange County Asian Pacific Islander Community Alliance, KOCE Public Television, and the Orange County Business Council. She has been the recipient of numerous professional and community awards, including Women of Color magazine’s “2011 Top Women in Retail and Finance,” and she was named one of the “Top 50 Women in Business” in Santa Barbara, Ventura, and San Luis Obispo counties by the Pacific Coast Business Times. A native of Southern California, Narike Preciado graduated with a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of California at Los Angeles.

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.