Ayla Kalani
Ayla Kalani

Ayla Kalani President, Los Angeles and Santa Barbara Regions

Joined Northern Trust



  • Bachelor of Arts in economics, Columbia University


Based in Los Angeles, Ayla's territory includes Century City, Pasadena and Santa Barbara, where offices are dedicated to delivering exceptional service, renowned expertise and an innovative goals-driven wealth management approach for clients. She proactively leads a seasoned team of subject matter experts who serve high-net-worth clients and families with comprehensive wealth management services incorporating investment management, trust and advisory services, banking and financial consulting.


Ayla previously served as the Market Team Lead for the Pacific Central Coast at J.P. Morgan Private Bank. During her decade-long tenure at J.P. Morgan, she spent time in both New York City and California in investment management, private banking and business development roles.

Community Involvement

Ayla serves on the board of directors for CASA Pacifica, and previously volunteered with Octane OC, United Way of Orange County, World Affairs Council and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in her home country of Iran.