Carmel’s Merchants Capital adds SVP to co-lead tax credit equity syndications divsion

Linda Hill

Carmel, Indiana-based multifamily housing financier Merchants Capital has hired Linda Hill as senior vice president in the Merchants Capital tax credit equity syndications division, the company’s newest business offering.

Hill will co-lead the tax credit equity investor relations and syndications platform at Merchants Capital and manage equity relationships with many of the top affordable housing sponsors in the United States.

Hill is a recognized leader in the affordable housing industry with a career spanning 25 years at some of the nation’s top syndicators.

Hill most recently served as a senior executive within the tax credit group at Aegon Real Assets, where she oversaw the production team responsible for all originations, underwriting and closing in Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) investments.

As head of the Aegon tax credit production group, Hill oversaw the production of more than $2 billion in tax credit investments. Prior to her role at Aegon, Hill served as senior vice president of originations at Alliant Capital, a national tax credit syndicator based out of Los Angeles.