Victor Alexander is Head of Consumer Banking. He is responsible for Key’s Retail, Consumer Lending & Deposits, Business Banking, Wealth Management, and Home Lending lines of business nationally. His Consumer Banking team serves more than 3 million clients with teams in 15 states and a national multi-channel distribution. He is also a member of KeyCorp’s Executive Council and Executive Leadership Team.
Victor has been with Key throughout his entire career, most recently as Head of Home Lending, where he was responsible for developing and executing strategies for growing Key’s $17 billion residential real estate loan portfolio – achieving record residential mortgage results for Key.
From 2017 through 2018, Victor served as KeyCorp’s Corporate Treasurer, with responsibility for managing Key’s capital, liquidity, funding, interest rate risk and overall balance sheet management strategies.
Previously, Victor led Key’s Corporate Strategy team, which oversees corporate strategy, mergers and acquisitions, and strategic investments. Under his leadership, the Corporate Strategy team was at the center of Key’s 2016 acquisition of First Niagara Financial Group, a $40 billion regional bank based in Buffalo, NY, which was the largest acquisition in Key’s 200-year history. Post-announcement of the transaction, Victor co-led the merger integration transition team for Key, overseeing the integration of more than one million clients and five thousand employees.
Before Corporate Strategy, Victor held roles of increasing responsibility in Key’s corporate and investment bank.
Active in the community, Victor currently serves on the Board of Directors at Julie Billiart School, a Catholic grade school serving approximately 200 students with special learning needs from across Northeast Ohio. He is also on the Board of Directors of the Cleveland Zoological Association.
Victor received a B.S. in Finance and Economics, summa cum laude, from John Carroll University and an MBA from Harvard Business School. He and his wife Abby reside in Richfield with their three children.