Real Estate Finance Team

Linda Gorbenko

Managing Director, Real Estate Finance

Linda is responsible for originating commercial real estate debt and equity transactions in the western region of the US.

She brings over 23 years of experience in the commercial real estate lending industry and has closed over $1.8 billion in transactions. In addition, she played a key supporting role in underwriting, gaining credit approval and closing nearly $2 billion in structured loans.

Prior to NXT Capital, Linda was a Director for Arbor Realty Trust where she sourced bridge and agency loans. She also served as a Senior Director for CIBC World Markets where she focused on originating bridge and CMBS debt. Previously, Linda spent 16 years at GE Real Estate where she held various positions in originations, underwriting and asset management, spending the majority of her tenure as a Senior Director sourcing structured bridge transactions.

Linda earned a B.A. in Finance from California State University, Fullerton, graduating cum laude, and an M.B.A. from SDA Bocconi Universita’ in Milan Italy.