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Key Equipment Finance Names John J. Catalano as Senior Syndicator for Capital Markets

Posted 07/13/2021

SUPERIOR, Colo. – July 13, 2021 – Key Equipment Finance, a division of KeyBank and one of the largest bank-owned equipment finance providers in the U.S., has named John J. Catalano as a senior syndicator for capital markets. In this role, he will be responsible for management of the clean energy, specialty finance lending and large corporate lines of business. 

“John brings a broad skillset to this role, having worked in a variety of leadership positions over the course of his finance career,” said Philip G. Turner, managing director and head of capital markets for Key Equipment Finance. “He has extensive equipment and commercial finance experience both as lender and borrower/CFO, and therefore brings a different perspective to the team.”

Before joining Key Equipment Finance, Catalano was president of CFBank Equipment Finance; senior director of finance and treasury for Axcess Financial Services Inc.; consultant for Resources Global Professionals and Present Values LLC; executive vice president, CFO and COO for Bush Truck Leasing Inc.; managing director for Present Values LLC; and senior vice president and COO for CBI Leasing Inc. He started his career at KeyBank and Key Equipment Finance in positions of increasing responsibility. 

Catalano has military experience including various officer positions in the U.S. Army and Army National Guard. He has bachelor’s degrees in business administration and Spanish from Bowling Green State University.

For more information, visit https://www.keyequipmentfinance.com/.

About Key Equipment Finance

Key Equipment Finance, a division of KeyBank, has been in the equipment, software and services finance business for 47 years and is one of the largest bank-owned equipment finance providers in the U.S. The company provides tailored equipment lease and finance solutions for commercial clients and government entities, manufacturers, distributors, resellers and, through Specialty Finance Lending, a business unit of KeyBank, provides structured facilities across various sectors of the specialty finance market. Additionally, Key Equipment Finance’s Capital Markets team utilizes its syndication capabilities to structure large, multi-bank transactions. With headquarters outside Denver, Colorado, Key Equipment Finance manages approximately $15.3 billion in assets and originates approximately $5.6 billion of equipment financing annually. For more information, visit keyequipmentfinance.com.

About KeyCorp

About KeyCorp KeyCorp's roots trace back nearly 200 years to Albany, New York. Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, Key is one of the nation's largest bank-based financial services companies, with assets of approximately $176.2 billion at March 31, 2021. Key provides deposit, lending, cash management, and investment services to individuals and businesses in 15 states under the name KeyBank National Association through a network of approximately 1,100 branches and more than 1,400 ATMs. Key also provides a broad range of sophisticated corporate and investment banking products, such as merger and acquisition advice, public and private debt and equity, syndications and derivatives to middle market companies in selected industries throughout the United States under the KeyBanc Capital Markets trade name. For more information, visit https://www.key.com/. KeyBank is Member FDIC. 



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