Calvin began his career with GBCIB in 2009 as a Credit Analyst in Los Angeles and relocated to San Jose with the acquisition of a bank branch in 2012. His tenure in Northern California led to the formation of a regional lending team with relationship managers, credit analysts and associates that embodied a culture of compassion and resilience supported by respect for one another, all pillars of GBCIB’s guiding principles.
In 2016, Calvin returned to Los Angeles where he played a key role in the bank, serving as Senior Vice President, Strategy Officer and Credit Administration, overseeing the development and execution of the Bank’s strategic plan which included systems upgrades, process improvements, new products, internal engagement initiatives, and short and long-term growth strategies. He also serves as a member of Director Committees in the areas of Credit, Loan, Audit, HR, BSA, ALCO, and CRA, and as Audit Committee liaison to the Board of Directors.
Calvin earned his B.A. in Economics and a Minor in Management from University of California, Irvine. He graduated from ABA Stonier Graduate School of Banking School at the University of Pennsylvania.
Board of Directors
Earlier in his career, Mr. Dennis Lam held various positions in finance and consulting with the Ontario Government in Toronto, Canada.
Mr. Wong supports and is active in many San Francisco Chinatown non-profit organizations. He also served as a member of the Board of Directors of the Portsmouth Plaza Parking Corporation, a non-profit organization managing a City-owned parking garage in S.F. Chinatown.