AXA Equitable AgriFinance, LLC ( is pleased to announce the hiring of Brian Newcomer as Vice President covering Illinois and Wisconsin.  Brian will replace Dan Nafziger, who has covered this territory since 2011, and recently retired at the end of April.

Brian joins us from Rabo AgriFinance in St Louis, where he was responsible for their national business development the past 12 years.  He previously worked for Equitable Agri-Business and also Lend Lease Agri-Business covering Kansas, Missouri, and Oklahoma.  AXA Equitable AgriFinance is pleased to have someone with Brian’s agricultural knowledge, finance experience, and customer focus on our team.

AXA Equitable Life Insurance Company has been in the business of providing long term capital to farmers and ranchers continuously since 1912.

Mr. Newcomer can be contacted at (636) 681-1830 or