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KeyBank names Fran O’Rourke market president, Capital Region



ALBANY, N.Y., October 6, 2021 — KeyBank announced Fran O’Rourke, regional sales executive for Key Private Bank, has been named market president for KeyBank’s Capital Region. As market president, O’Rourke will drive collaboration and coordination of activities and resources in the market, as well as serve as the face and voice of KeyBank in the community. She will also continue in her current role leading wealth management teams throughout the northeast, including offices in New York, Connecticut and Pennsylvania. She is based in KeyBank’s Capital Region headquarters office at 66 South Pearl Street in Albany, N.Y.

“Fran has been a strong champion for our clients and the communities we serve, and her leadership in this expanded role will be an asset to our teams in one of KeyBank’s most established markets,” said Victor Alexander, executive vice president and head of Consumer Banking, KeyCorp.

O’Rourke joined Key Private Bank in 2009 and has spent over 30 years working in the financial services industry. Her areas of expertise include investment management, credit, banking, and tax and estate planning. She also has managed extensive retail banking operations across New York State.

Active in her community, O’Rourke is a board member of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and previously served on the boards of Northern Rivers Family Services and Proctor’s Theatre. In 2015, she was recipient of the Trailblazers Award by the Women’s Fund of the Capital Region and in 2016 was named a Woman of Excellence by the Capital Region Chamber.

O’Rourke is a native of Albany and currently resides in Loudonville, N.Y.

About KeyBank

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 $181.1 billion at June 30, 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 more than 1,000 branches and approximately 1,300 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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