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Westport, CT – April 15, 2024 – Post Road Equipment Finance (“PREF”, formerly known as Encina Equipment Finance) is pleased to announce Linda Jacobson has joined its Operations team as Vice President.


In her new role with PREF, Jacobson will be responsible for key operations functions related to new commercial leases/loans including the documentation, funding, and booking processes. She will report to James Giaquinto, Post Road Equipment Finance’s Senior Managing Director of Operations.


Jacobson brings twenty-five years of experience in equipment finance to PREF. Most recently, she worked at Insight Investments LLC as Senior Lease Administrator where she was responsible for documenting and closing lease transactions in the modular building and IT industries.  Jacobson spent over 20 years in various roles within GE Capital Corporation, with the final 9 years being spent with GE Healthcare Financial Services as Transaction Coordinator documenting and closing complex finance transactions for a wide range of healthcare equipment.

About Post Road Equipment Finance

Launched in June 2017, Post Road Equipment Finance provides loans and leases ranging in size from $5 million to $75 million secured by essential-use equipment. The platform provides financing to both privately owned (sponsor and non-sponsor) and publicly traded companies across a wide range of collateral types and industries (including, but not limited to, construction, distribution, energy, food processing, health care, information technology, manufacturing, mining, paper & packaging, and transportation). To learn more, visit


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