Brian D. DePonte has been promoted to lead Key Equipment Finance Clean Energy, a unified clean energy and energy efficiency team providing financing solutions for vendors, developers and clients.In this role, DePonte will lead the company’s finance initiatives across all types of clean energy products, including:
- Solar installations
- Fuel cells
- LED and other lighting solutions
- Energy efficient heating and cooling
- Combined heat and power
- Other new energy innovations
Meeting energy client needs
“Brian is a proven leader who understands evolving markets and how to meet the needs of clients in the energy space,” said Adam D. Warner, president of Key Equipment Finance. “Under Brian’s leadership, the Key Equipment Finance Clean Energy team will strategically deploy capital that positively impacts our environment and energy independence, all of which contribute to our Key4Green sustainability efforts.”
Previously, DePonte was senior vice president, energy solutions. He joined Key Equipment Finance in 2011 and was senior vice president for Key Government Finance. Prior to joining Key, he was vice president of sales and operations for the Municipal Services Group. He has also held sales and management positions at Columbine Systems Inc. (now Harris Corp.) and Transamerica Commercial Finance.
DePonte has a bachelor’s degree in management from Texas Tech University.