Year Joined

  • 2000

Awards

  • ALFRED MANN FOUNDATION Innovation and Visionary Award (2009) 
  • ASIA SOCIETY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA Chairman’s Award (2003) 
  • ASIAN BUSINESS LEAGUE Outstanding Corporate Executive (1997) 
  • ANTI-DEFAMATION LEAGUE’S PACIFIC SOUTHWEST REGION Humanitarian Award (2014) 
  • BOWERS MUSEUM OF CULTURAL ART The Charles and Ada Bowers Society Award (2006) 
  • CALIFORNIA SOCIETY OF CPA’S Outstanding Member in Industry (1996) 
  • CENTRAL CITY ASSOCIATION Treasures of Los Angeles Award (2011) 
  • CHINESE CEO ORGANIZATION Chinese CEO of the Year (2012) 
  • CHINESE AMERICAN VOTERS EDUCATION COMMITTEE Year of the Tiger Award (2010) 
  • CITY OF LOS ANGELES Asian and Pacific Islander American Heritage Dream of Los Angeles Award (2009) 
  • ERNST & YOUNG (Los Angeles) Entrepreneur of the Year - Financial Services (2001) 
  • THE FATHER’S DAY COUNCIL (American Diabetes Association) Father of the Year Award (2002) 
  • FORBES “25 Most Notable Chinese Americans” (2007, 2010) 
  • FRIENDS OF THE CHINESE AMERICAN MUSEUM Excellence in Business Leadership (2003) 
  • LINGNAN UNIVERSITY (Hong Kong) Honorary Fellowship (August 2012) 
  • LOS ANGELES BUSINESS JOURNAL Business Person of the Year (2012) 
  • LOS ANGELES ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION Individual Eddy Award (2011) 
  • LOS ANGELES TIMES “Southern California’s 100 Most Powerful People” (2006) 
  • MINORITIES IN BUSINESS Asian Corporate Award - Multicultural Prism Award (1998) 
  • OCCIDENTAL COLLEGE Honorary Doctor of Law Degree (2003) 
  • SINO-US TIMES Top 20 of “2013 U.S.-China Economic and Trade Leaders” (2013) 
  • SPECIAL OLLYMPICS SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA Pier del Sol Honoree (2007) 
  • STAPLES STORE DEDICATION Downtown San Francisco Store Dedicated to Dominic Ng (2003) 
  • UNITED WAY OF GREATER LOS ANGELES Compassion in Action Award (2001) Creating Pathways Out of Poverty Award (2007) Spirit of Los Angeles Award (2007) 
  • UNITED WAY WORLDWIDE United Way Alexis de Tocqueville Global Award (2016) 
  • UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON Distinguished Alumni Award Honoree (2015) 
  • USC PACIFIC ASIA MUSEUM Festival of the Autumn Moon Gala Honoree (2014) 

Boards Joined

  • MATTEL, Inc. (NYSE: MAT) 
  • ACADEMY MUSEUM OF MOTION PICTURES 
  • UNITED WAY OF GREATER LOS ANGELES 
  • USC BOARD OF TRUSTEES 

Online Presence

DOMINIC IN THE NEWS

  • Dominic Ng states targeting Chinese students and entrepreneurs in the U.S. is the wrong way to battle Beijing

    June 20, 2019  |  Los Angeles Times

  • Dominic Ng comments on extended U.S.-China trade talks

    March 31, 2019  |  Forbes

  • Dominic Ng and wife Ellen Ng acquire work of Chinese art for Los Angeles County Museum of Art

    March 14, 2019  |  China Daily

  • Dominic Ng comments on U.S.-China trade war and impact on foreign investment

    June 28, 2018  |  South China Morning Post

  • Dominic Ng and Eli Broad discuss business, friendship and art

    May 25, 2017  |  East West Bank

  • Dominic Ng talks about U.S.-China economic outlook for 2017

    January 30, 2017  |  East West Bank

  • Dominic Ng says Hollywood should not fear ‘Chinese Values’

    October 07, 2016  |  Chron

  • Dominic Ng : ‘The guy who helps Chinese investors make it in Hollywood’

    September 21, 2016  |  Market Place

  • Dominic Ng joins Board of Hollywood studio STX Productions

    August 11, 2016  |  Business Wire

  • Dominic Ng argues Chinese investment in the U.S. is here to stay

    July 12, 2016  |  East West Bank

  • Dominic Ng spotlighted as the primary banker behind China’s recent Hollywood investments. | The Hollywood Reporter

    March 03, 2016  |  The Hollywood Reporter

  • Dominic Ng to receive the Tocqueville Society Award.

    March 17, 2016  |  PR Newswire

  • Dominic Ng featured in a Forbes article on his career and the founding of East West Bank

    January 19, 2016  |  Forbes

  • Dominic Ng discusses the rise of Chinese-American philanthropy.

    February 26, 2015  |  LA Times

  • Dominic Ng spoke on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) at the annual Milken Institute Global Conference in Los Angeles. Ng urged the U.S. to adopt an open-minded strategy and better engage China on global trade discussion.

    April 28, 2015  |  Milken Institute

  • Dominic Ng states targeting Chinese students and entrepreneurs in the U.S. is the wrong way to battle Beijing

    June 20, 2019  |  Los Angeles Times

  • Dominic Ng comments on extended U.S.-China trade talks

    March 31, 2019  |  Forbes

  • Dominic Ng and wife Ellen Ng acquire work of Chinese art for Los Angeles County Museum of Art

    March 14, 2019  |  China Daily

  • Dominic Ng comments on U.S.-China trade war and impact on foreign investment

    June 28, 2018  |  South China Morning Post

  • Dominic Ng and Eli Broad discuss business, friendship and art

    May 25, 2017  |  East West Bank

  • Dominic Ng talks about U.S.-China economic outlook for 2017

    January 30, 2017  |  East West Bank

  • Dominic Ng says Hollywood should not fear ‘Chinese Values’

    October 07, 2016  |  Chron

  • Dominic Ng : ‘The guy who helps Chinese investors make it in Hollywood’

    September 21, 2016  |  Market Place

  • Dominic Ng joins Board of Hollywood studio STX Productions

    August 11, 2016  |  Business Wire

  • Dominic Ng argues Chinese investment in the U.S. is here to stay

    July 12, 2016  |  East West Bank

  • Dominic Ng spotlighted as the primary banker behind China’s recent Hollywood investments. | The Hollywood Reporter

    March 03, 2016  |  The Hollywood Reporter

  • Dominic Ng to receive the Tocqueville Society Award.

    March 17, 2016  |  PR Newswire

  • Dominic Ng featured in a Forbes article on his career and the founding of East West Bank

    January 19, 2016  |  Forbes

  • Dominic Ng discusses the rise of Chinese-American philanthropy.

    February 26, 2015  |  LA Times

  • Dominic Ng spoke on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) at the annual Milken Institute Global Conference in Los Angeles. Ng urged the U.S. to adopt an open-minded strategy and better engage China on global trade discussion.

    April 28, 2015  |  Milken Institute

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Dominic Ng Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of East West Bank

吳建民

Chairman & CEO

East West Bank

Dominic Ng is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of East West Bank. Headquartered in California, East West Bank is a top performing commercial bank with an exclusive focus on the U.S. and Greater China markets. Mr. Ng transformed East West Bank from a small savings and loan association with $600 million in assets in 1991, into a full-service commercial bank with over $40 billion in assets today. East West Bank has been ranked among the 25 largest banks in the U.S. by market capitalization, and has been selected in the top 10 of “America’s 100 Best Banks” by Forbes for the past two years.

Mr. Ng was named by the Los Angeles Business Journal as Business Person of the Year, by Forbes as one of the 25 most notable Chinese Americans, and by the Los Angeles Times as one of the 100 most influential people in Los Angeles. American Banker also recognized Mr. Ng as Banker of the Year, for successfully executing his vision while maintaining discipline on credit, and building East West into one of the nation’s most profitable regional banks. Mr. Ng is a frequent speaker on U.S.-China relations, economics, finance, banking, philanthropy and other topics. He has addressed business, political, academic and civic audiences in the U.S. and Greater China, including Boao Forum for Asia, China-United States Exchange Foundation, Asia Society, Federal Reserve Bank, Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation, Milken Institute, United States Conference of Mayors and many others.

Mr. Ng currently serves on the board of Mattel, Inc., and STX Entertainment. He is also a member of the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures and University of Southern California’s Board of Trustees. As former Chairman of the Committee of 100, Mr. Ng promoted mutual understanding between the U.S. and China and advocated a collaborative partnership between the two countries.

 

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