Ned Dean, chairman of San Francisco's Pacific Bank, is ready to start being a banker.

Even though Mr. Dean has been the top executive at Pacific Bank for almost a year, he hasn't been doing much banking. In fact, no one at Pacific Bank has been doing much banking in the last year.

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