Opus Bank is Your Partner for Growth in San Rafael and Marin

by Karen Hawkey

At Opus Bank, our mission is to accelerate the vision of successful entrepreneurs and business leaders who have proven their ability and need a partner for growth. What distinguishes Opus Bank is that we listen to our clients’ plans for growth, and then bring the bankers, resources, and plans to enable our clients’ vision. The team members at Opus’ San Rafael banking office include relationship bankers with a combined sixty years in the banking industry, ready to listen and understand the needs of our clients.

Opus Bank is well capitalized1 and among the fastest growing2 banks in the Western region of the United States with offices in California, Oregon, Washington, and Arizona. Opus Bank opened an office in San Rafael one year ago and, with over $4 billion in assets, ranks among the top 220 banks of the over 6,700 banks in the nation.

Opus Bank is uniquely positioned to support the needs of small business owners with fast, local credit decisions up to $500,000.3 Opus Bank is an SBA Preferred Lender, and also provides financial solutions for owners of commercial real estate, healthcare providers, technology firms, title and escrow companies, and professionals.

We are growing – because we’re helping. And the Opus Community Foundation is giving back, and making a difference, in the San Rafael and Marin communities. In the last year, the Opus Community Foundation has supported the Marin Center for Independent Living and SchoolsRule-Marin. Also, Opus Bank has supported Working Solutions – an organization that helps fund startup companies, and provided consulting services by Miguel Serricchio, Opus Bank’s President of Small Business Banking. Karen Hawkey, VP, Retail Banking Manager actively serves on the Board for the Marin Economic Forum and the San Rafael Chamber of Commerce through the Economic Vitality and Education committee.


Please contact Karen Hawkey today at 415.256.9827 to learn more.


Opus Bank is a Member FDIC and Equal Housing Lender.

1 Opus Bank has a 12.11% Tier 1 Leverage Capital Ratio as of 6/30/2014.

2 Based on percentage growth in total assets over the 42-month period ended 6/30/2014. Data source FDIC.gov. Western region includes Arizona, California, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington.

3 Financing subject to credit and collateral approval by Opus Bank. Restrictions may apply. Terms and conditions subject to change. Contact a Banker for details. Larger loans are available through our Commercial Business Bank.