Josh Williams is EVP, Chief Banking Officer and Head of Partnerships at Seattle Bank. Josh joined Seattle Bank in 2014 and leads Partner Banking, collaborating with fintechs, marketplaces and brands to integrate financial services into their customer experience. Prior to assuming this role in 2021, he led Seattle Bank’s private and commercial banking business lines designed for ultra-high-net-worth families and closely-held businesses. He has over 20 years of experience, serving as a resource to clients with complex banking needs, building and leading successful teams, and formulating and executing organizational strategy. He previously worked for Wells Fargo and NorWest Bank. Josh earned a bachelor’s degree in economics and political science from Macalester College and a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Washington Foster School of Business.