Patrick Cowan
Patrick Cowan

Patrick Cowan Chief Banking Officer

Joined Northern Trust



  • Bachelor of Science from University of South Florida
  • Master of Business Administration from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business


As Chief Banking Officer, Patrick leads the strategic direction and execution of the banking business to accelerate growth in the West Region.


Most recently, Patrick was the Chief Banking Officer for Ascent Private Capital Management and US Bank, where he initiated new campaigns to transform the credit and expand client solutions. Prior to that, Patrick was a partner at Northern Trust on the corporate banking team in Chicago and spent more than 15 years in commercial banking.

Community Involvement

Patrick was named as a Colorado Governors Fellow in 2019 and is a former board member for the Metro Denver Chamber of Commerce. He is currently the Co-Chair of the Board of Directors for Special Olympics Colorado, where he helped create their Young Professionals Board.