Keith KirklandSVP, Business Development

Business Development and Partnership Establishment

30+ Years of Financial Services Experience

Keith Kirkland (he/him) is responsible for business development and establishing partnerships with banks and other providers. Keith has spent more than 30 years in the financial services industry, primarily in a sales and client management capacity. Keith graduated with a Finance degree from the Brock School of Business at Samford University in Birmingham, AL and attended the Graduate School of Banking at Louisiana State University. He is a long-standing member of the Dean’s Advisory Board of the Brock School of Business, and is active in the Association for Corporate Growth, the Commercial Finance Association, and the Turnaround Management Association.

Senior Director ExWorks Capital

Prior to joining NEWITY, Keith was Senior Director for ExWorks Capital, a provider of senior secured Asset Based Lending and Trade Finance. His experience also includes eight years as Senior Vice President and Director of Sales and Marketing for Presidential Financial Corporation, managing the company’s sales, marketing, and public relations efforts, as well as other corporate development projects and client communication strategies. Earlier in his career, Keith had senior sales roles with SunTrust Bank and Heller Financial.​