People: Wilshire Bancorp Inc (WIBC.O)

WIBC.O on Nasdaq

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29 Aug 2014
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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Steven Koh

68 2003 Chairman of the Board

Jae Whan Yoo

65 2011 President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

Alex Ko

47 2010 Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President

Lisa Pai

54 2012 Chief Legal and Human Resource Officer, Executive Vice President, Corporate Secretary

Peter Koh

37 2013 Senior Vice President, Chief Credit Officer

Elaine Jeon

53 2014 Executive Vice President and Chief Operations Administrator of the Bank

Donald Byun

62 2014 Lead Independent Director

Steven Didion

48 2014 Independent Director

Daisy Ha

39 2014 Independent Director

Lawrence Jeon

47 2007 Independent Director

Craig Mautner

54 2012 Independent Director

John Taylor

63 2011 Independent Director

Edward Han

Investor Relations Officer

Biographies

Name Description

Steven Koh

Mr. Steven Koh is Chairman of the Board of Wilshire Bancorp Inc. Mr. Koh is the Chairman of Pacific Steel Corporation, an international steel trading and nationwide distributing company that he founded in 1973. He also has served as the Chairman of the World Federation of Overseas Korean Traders Association and as a director of the Center for Industrial Research & Executive Education in California State Polytechnic University since 1997. Mr. Koh has served as a Director of Wilshire Bank since 1986 and as Chairman of Wilshire Bank's Board of Directors since 1993. Mr. Koh was appointed as a Director and Chairman of the Wilshire Bancorp, Inc. Board upon Wilshire Bancorp's formation in December 2003.

Jae Whan Yoo

Mr. Jae Whan Yoo serves as President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of Wilshire Bancorp Inc., since February 18, 2011. Previously he served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Hanmi Financial Corp. and Hanmi Bank, from 2003 until 2004, and of Center Financial Corporation and Center Bank from 2007 to 2011. Prior to Hanmi, Mr. Yoo had been a board member of Industrial Bank of Korea, had served as Executive Vice President and Deputy President at KorAm Bank which was renamed Citibank Korea, as well as for Bank of America in various locations such as Seoul, Korea, Seattle, Washington and New York City.

Alex Ko

Mr. Alex Ko serves as Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President of Wilshire Bancorp Inc. On April 1, 2010, Mr. Ko was promoted to Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Before joining Wilshire Bancorp, Mr. Ko practiced for twelve years as a Certified Public Accountant with KPMG. During that time, his focus was primarily in the area of financial services.

Lisa Pai

Ms. Lisa K. Pai serves as Executive Vice President, Corporate Secretary, Chief Legal and Human Resources Officer of Wilshire Bancorp Inc., since December 2012. Previously, Ms. Pai served as Executive Vice President and Chief Legal and Human Resources Officer at BBCN Bancorp after the merger of Nara Bancorp and Center Financial Corporation in 2011. She also served as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Risk Officer at Center Financial Corporation from 2007 to 2011. Ms. Pai has worked in banking since 1994, and prior to that, she was in private practice at the law firm of Thelen, Marrin, Johnson and Bridges.

Peter Koh

Mr. Peter Koh is Senior Vice President, Chief Credit Officer of Wilshire Bancorp Inc., effective July 1, 2013. Mr. Koh joined Wilshire Bank in June 2007 as a Senior Loan Officer and held the position of Chief Credit Review Officer and then Deputy Chief Credit Officer before being appointed as the Chief Credit Officer in July 2013. He also had previously worked for Wilshire Bank from 2001 to 2005 in various credit-related positions.

Elaine Jeon

Ms. Elaine Jeon is Executive Vice President and Chief Operations Administrator of the Bank, a subsidiary of Wilshire Bancorp, Inc. Ms. Jeon is responsible for overall, day-to-day administration of the Bank, developing and implementing operations policies and procedures and responding regulatory requirements. Over 20 years of banking experience including 14 years at Wilshire, Ms. Jeon has served in various positions including operations as Chief Operations Administrator, accounting as Interim Chief Financial Officer and Controller, and lending.

Donald Byun

Mr. Donald D. Byun serves as Lead Independent Director of Wilshire Bancorp Inc. Mr. Byun retired as the president of Jay Dee, Inc., a manufacturer of apparel in 2010. Prior to his retirement, he served as president of Jay Dee, Inc. since 1992. Mr. Byun was re-appointed as Class I director of Wilshire Bancorp, Inc. and Wilshire Bank in July 2009 after previously serving on the Board of Wilshire Bancorp, Inc. and Wilshire Bank from 2004 to 2007. In addition to being a director of Wilshire Bancorp, Inc., Mr. Byun served as a Director of Pacific Union Bank, formerly a Los Angeles-based bank, from April 2000 until its sale in April 2004. Mr. Byun has been Chairman of the Directors Loan Committee of Wilshire Bank since 2009. He also serves as a member of the Asset & Liability Committee and the Compliance/CRA Committee of Wilshire Bank.

Steven Didion

Mr. Steven J. Didion is Independent Director of Wilshire Bancorp, Inc. Mr. Didion is currently General Partner and Portfolio Manager of JCSD Partners, LP, a bank-focused hedge fund based in California. He began his career with Salomon Brothers Inc. and moved to Hoefer & Arnett in 1991 to build out its Bank Research Group. He was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Hoefer & Arnett in 2001 and then initiated the merger with Howe Barnes in 2006. Following three years as Director of the Financial Institutions Group at Howe Barnes Hoefer & Arnett, Mr. Didion left in 2009 to join the Endicott Group, a private equity firm in New York specializing in bank investments and left them in 2013. Mr. Didion is also a Director of Rock Bancshares and its subsidiary, Heartland Bank in Arkansas and previously served on the Board of the Children's Hospital Oakland Foundation and Big Brothers/Big Sisters of the Peninsula.

Daisy Ha

Ms. Daisy Y. Ha is Independent Director of Wilshire Bancorp, Inc. Ms. Ha began her legal career as a term law clerk to a United States District Court judge in 2000. The following year, she joined the employment law department of Paul Hastings, where she litigated and provided advice on matters of employment law. In 2004, she returned to the United States District Court as a career law clerk, assisting in a variety of areas, including general civil law and criminal law. In 2011, she was an appellate court attorney for the California Court of Appeal.

Lawrence Jeon

Mr. Lawrence Jeon serves as Independent Director of Wilshire Bancorp Inc. Mr. Jeon is a Certified Public Accountant and the President of Lawrence Jeon & Co. He has more than 21 years of experience in public accounting, which includes financial audit and tax services for commercial banks, international trade companies and various types of businesses and industries. Lawrence Jeon & Co. was founded in 2001 and provides professional services in the areas of tax compliance and planning, financial audit, review and various business consulting. Mr. Jeon also serves as a chairman of the Korean-American Chamber of Commerce in Los Angeles and as a director of the Korean-American CPA Society of Southern California, both local non-profit organizations.

Craig Mautner

Mr. Craig Mautner is Independent Director of Wilshire Bancorp, Inc., effective February 2012. Mr. Mautner has extensive experience in information technology and currently serves as a Senior Software Engineer at Google, a President at Pi Properties Inc., a real estate investment holding company and a Manager in Mautner Family II, LLC., an investment holding company. Mr. Mautner has been a founding investor in several startups, including LifeFactory, Reef Brazil and multiple tech companies. Mr. Mautner has more than 25 years of experience in the development of software, hardware and system architecture, primarily with a consumer focus.

John Taylor

Mr. John R. Taylor serves as Independent Director of Wilshire Bancorp, Inc., effective September 28, 2011. Mr. Taylor was a senior audit partner in KPMG LLP's Financial Services practice based in Los Angeles prior to his retirement on September 30, 2011. Mr. Taylor has over 38 years of public accounting experience and provided services to numerous publicly held banks, financial institutions and financial services clients during his 27 years as a KPMG partner. He is also a Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee of PennyMac Financial Services, Inc.

Edward Han

Basic Compensation

Name Fiscal Year Total

Steven Koh

--

Jae Whan Yoo

619,184

Alex Ko

411,805

Lisa Pai

349,070

Peter Koh

236,241

Elaine Jeon

183,856

Donald Byun

--

Steven Didion

--

Daisy Ha

--

Lawrence Jeon

--

Craig Mautner

--

John Taylor

--

Edward Han

--
As Of 30 Dec 2013

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