SEATTLE, Aug. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Union Bank today announced that Bereket Abraha has joined its Consumer Banking team as Branch Manager for the Seattle-Ballard Branch in Seattle, Wash. Bereket will focus on growing the branch, including building relationships with new clients and deepening relationships with existing clients, as well as becoming actively involved in the local community.
"I am pleased to join Union Bank's Seattle-Ballard branch," Bereket said. "It's exciting to see the tremendous growth Ballard and the surrounding communities are experiencing, and I look forward to becoming more actively involved with our clients and community partners."
Bereket is a native of Seattle who has 14 years of experience serving clients in the financial services industry. He most recently worked at the Union Bank Lake City branch.
"With more than a decade of experience in the banking industry, Bereket is a terrific addition to the Seattle-Ballard branch," said Maryetta Williams, Union Bank Region Manager for the Pacific Northwest. "Bereket's dedication to providing outstanding customer service will help ensure that we continually meet the needs of our clients."
About MUFG Union Bank, N.A. MUFG Union Bank, N.A., is a full-service bank with offices across the United States. We provide a wide spectrum of corporate, commercial and retail banking and wealth management solutions to meet the needs of customers. We also offer an extensive portfolio of value-added solutions for customers, including investment banking, personal and corporate trust, global custody, transaction banking, capital markets, and other services. With assets of $116.7 billion, as of June 30, 2017, MUFG Union Bank has strong capital reserves, credit ratings and capital ratios relative to peer banks. MUFG Union Bank is a proud member of the Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (NYSE: MTU), one of the world's largest financial organizations with total assets of approximately ¥304.2 trillion (JPY) or $2.7 trillion (USD)¹, as of June 30, 2017. The corporate headquarters (principal executive office) for MUFG Americas Holdings Corporation, which is the financial holding company and MUFG Union Bank, is in New York City. The main banking office of MUFG Union Bank is in San Francisco, California.
1 Exchange rate of 1 USD=¥112.0 (JPY) as of June 30, 2017