Our Management Team

Specialized Credit Teams That Understand Your Business - Putting our wide range of expertise to work for you, we have specialized teams that understand the specific types of equipment and unique industries you and your vendors service. We finance or lease almost any equipment type, for almost any industry. We have designed our organization with two highly specialized teams based on the equipment and credit profile of your customer.

This unique structure not only enables us to expedite the processing of your transactions it also ensures you get the best credit decisions each and every time. You will work with the team that best meets your needs, on a deal by deal basis.

Dean Rubin
Senior Vice President

Dean and his team joined Navitas in July 2014.

Dean has been involved with the lending industry since 1988 and has considerable experience in credit analysis, loan workout, recovery, and operational management. As VP, Senior Risk Analyst of GE Capital’s Tilden operation in Hauppauge, NY for over five years, he originated and managed a portfolio of leases in excess of a half a billion dollars. Prior to joining Navitas, Dean was the Executive VP of credit, collections, documentation and funding at Axis Capital, Inc.

Dean earned B.A. degrees in Business and Psychology from Dowling College, graduating in 1988, and an MBA in General Management from Dowling College in 1995.

Ron Elwood
Division Vice President

Ron joined Navitas in February 2017. He has over 16 year of experience in the areas of Credit and Business Development.

Ron began his leasing career as a Credit Analyst in December 1999 for Republic Leasing Company, who was one of the primary funding sources in the industry. His experience includes decisioning app only and commercial credit submissions, and growing a Business Development team that has funded over $650 million in broker/lessor-originated transactions.

He hold a B.A. in Business Administration from Southern Wesleyan University (2003) and an MBA from the University of South Carolina (2006).

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