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DAVID PITTMAN JOINS UNION BANK AS MANAGING DIRECTOR OF THE PRIVATE BANK


For Immediate Release


Contact:
Stephen L. Johnson
(415) 765-3252
stephen.johnson@unionbank.com
 
Daniel W. Weidman
(213) 236-5017
daniel.weidman@unionbank.com


San Francisco, June 23, 2010 -- Union Bank, N.A., announced today that David Pittman has joined the company as the managing director of The Private Bank, leading the personal trust and investment management business. In this role, he will be a key member of The Private Bank management team and will lead initiatives across many areas of the wealth management business.

In addition to leading the personal trust and investment management business, Pittman will develop growth strategies for The Private Bank, and oversee specialized services, wealth planning, new product development, training, and fiduciary risk management. He will be based in Los Angeles.

"We are pleased to have someone with David's proven expertise and leadership join our team at this critical time as we continue our ambitious plans to grow the wealthmanagement business for Union Bank," said Mary A. Curran, executive vice president and head of The Private Bank.

Most recently, Pittman worked at Fifth Third Bancorp in Cincinnati where he served as president of the investment advisors division for four years, which included the private bank, institutional services, retail brokerage and the family wealth office. Prior to that he was with Wells Fargo in Chicago for 10 years where he was a regional managing director responsible for setting the strategic direction for the bank's investment management and trust business lines.  Earlier, he was a principal with American Management Systems in New York and also held management positions with Riggs National Bank and Continental Oil Company.

Pittman earned a Master of Business Administration degree from Penn State University, and a Bachelor of Science degree in finance from Southern Methodist University.

About UnionBanCal Corporation & Union Bank, N.A.

Headquartered in San Francisco, UnionBanCal Corporation is a financial holding company with assets of $85 billion at March 31, 2010. 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 has 397 banking offices in California, Oregon, Washington and Texas and two international offices. 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 www.unionbank.com for more information.