Walter Horsting is Senior Vice President, Commercial, for Milestone Aviation. Before joining Milestone in 2010, Mr. Horsting was the aviation finance lead at US Bank’s Equipment Finance Company from 2008 to 2010, where he was principally responsible for pricing and structuring aircraft transactions. In 2001, Mr. Horsting founded Valley Commercial Capital, LLC (a subsidiary of Valley National Bank), and served as its president from 2001 to 2007.
From 1990 to 2001, Mr. Horsting held several senior executive positions at Summit Bancorp including chief administrative officer for the bank’s $10 billion commercial banking portfolio and head of the bank’s Aviation Finance Group and president of their leasing subsidiary. Previous experience also includes a tenure at Dun & Bradstreet / Moody’s Investor Service as an analyst. Mr. Horsting is a private pilot and a member of the Helicopter Association International’s Leasing and Finance Committee.