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  • July 17, 2017

Denver, Colo. – July 17, 2017 – First Western Trust is pleased to announce a new addition. Omar Chyou has joined the Cherry Creek office as president. Omar will be responsible for building and strengthening client relationships in commercial and consumer lending, including all aspects of private banking. He will also foster opportunities in commercial banking, wealth planning, investment management and trusts.

Omar is a graduate of Stanford with an MBA from the IE Business School in Madrid and his CFP® from UC Santa Cruz. Omar Chyou has more than 20 years of experience in financial services, working exclusively with high net worth individuals, families, and their businesses. Omar’s impressive resume includes leadership roles at US Bank’s Private Client Reserve, Wells Fargo Private Bank, Citi Private Bank, and Goldman Sachs.

“Omar’s depth of experience, his impressive track record in growing companies, and his ‘entrepreneurial spirit’ make him a great fit for First Western and an ideal candidate to lead our Cherry Creek team,” said Scott Wylie, chairman and CEO of First Western Trust. “We look forward to leveraging his experience to help us achieve our mission to be the best private bank for the western wealth management company.”


About First Western Trust Bank

First Western Trust Bank’s mission is to be the best private bank for the Western wealth management client. The integrated wealth management firm delivers a complete package of goals-oriented wealth advisory services to clients that have a uniquely Western spirit from its 12 offices in Colorado, Arizona, California, and Wyoming.

Through its proprietary ConnectView service model, First Western delivers tailored solutions spanning personal, business, mortgage and philanthropic needs.

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