Leadership

Duke Dayal

Duke Dayal Chief Financial Officer

Duke Dayal was named Chief Financial Officer of Bank of the West in March 2010. Dayal is a member of the bank's Executive Management Committee, and also serves as Chief Financial Officer of BNP Paribas USA Holdings.

Dayal has more than 20 years of experience in international finance and was most recently a Managing Director of Brysam Global Partners, a New York-based private equity firm focused on investing in financial services.

Prior to Brysam, Dayal was an executive with Citigroup serving in finance roles in the U.S., Europe and Asia. Among those roles was CFO of Citibank West, where he led the integration of Golden State Bancorp. Dayal also held senior finance roles in North America, Europe and Africa at Diageo, a leading consumer products company.

Dayal received a degree in Accounting and Finance from Nottingham Trent University, England and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants in England.