California Receivers Forum

East West Bank
135 N Los Robles Ave, 6th FL
Pasadena, CA 91101
Tel: 626.768.6933

Victor Owens comes with over 30 years of professional financial banking services. He provides strategic vision and leadership management to the Specialty Deposit Services Group. He is the Senior Vice President and Senior Director of Specialty Deposit Services and reports directly to the President and Chief Operating Officer (COO) of East West Bank. He has proven experience in managing fiduciary deposits across a broad spectrum of clients, including those under the oversight of State and Federal governments, United States Department of Justice and the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). He is a member of the bank’s Commercial Bank Leadership Team and Senior Operating Committee.

Victor formed the East West Bank Specialty Deposits department in 2011 bringing together a team of experienced and knowledgeable professionals that provide a private banking level of service to fiduciaries nationwide.

Victor formally managed similar fiduciary deposit and treasury management relationships with Union Bank and Bank of America.

East West Bank Areas of Expertise

East West Bank – Specialty Deposit Services (SDS) offers banking and cash management services designed to meet the specialized needs of companies and advisors charged with meeting the depository responsibilities of their clients or court. East West Bank provides services to Court-Appointed Professional Fiduciaries, State and Federal Court Officers, Debtors in Possession, Bankruptcy/Restructuring Attorneys, Receivers, Chief Responsible Officers, Chief Restructuring Officers, Class Action Administrators, Assignees and Chapter 7 / 13 Trustees.

Additionally, East West Bank maintains accounts for disputed depository relationships, litigation escrows, disbursement accounts, interpleader accounts or accounts where a blocked or control agreement is mandated. We are approved to hold bankruptcy deposits nationwide. East West Bank is a Platinum sponsor of the California Bankruptcy Forum.

Professional Affiliations

  • California Receivership Forum (CRF)
  • California Bankruptcy Forum (CBF)
  • American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI)
  • National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees (NABT)
  • National Association of Chapter Thirteen Trustees (NACTT)
  • Turnaround Management Association (TMA)
  • Association of Insolvency & Restructuring Professionals (AIRA)
  • National Association of Federal Equity Receivers (NAFER)