Keith Sparks

Chief Development Officer

Keith is the Chief Development Officer of the HBL. As the CDO, Keith focuses on developing the League’s relationships with investors and strategic partners, while also advising on strategic decisions affecting the HBL’s growth and development. Keith additionally oversees the development of the HBL’s player programs and initiatives.

Keith brings extensive experience in the development, structuring, financing, and management of complex energy infrastructure businesses.  Keith has advised institutional investors on direct equity investments across several energy chains.  Many of the transactions initiated or led by Keith were first of their kind development projects or financings that continue to outperform despite the absence of local regulatory or legal precedent and/or the presence of historically antagonistic stakeholders.  He has successfully developed projects in Africa, the Middle East, and the Caribbean Basin.

Additionally, Keith served as Assistant Athletic Director at Stanford University recruiting and working with scores of prominent athletes, coaches and administrators engaged at the highest levels in the collegiate and professional sports industry.

Keith graduated from Stanford University with an A.B. in Human Biology and completed his Juris Doctorate (J.D.) at the University of Texas School of Law.