Rabobank AgriFinance opened an eastern Idaho office in Idaho Falls February 17. They celebrated the new office with an open house held February 29.
Employees working out of the Idaho Falls office, located in Snake River Landing, currently include Jan Gamble, Travis Michealson and Whitney Goodwin. Rabobank is seeking to hire additional employees for the office.
Nathan Thomsen, regional vice president working out of the Twin Falls office, says they opened the Idaho Falls office in order to follow their growing client base. According to Thomsen, 50 percent of their client base in Idaho is in eastern Idaho. He says they're hoping to expand further by opening an office in Boise.
Products and services include ag-related financing such as term real estate, short-term operating loans and equipment loans.
Rabo AgriFinance has 600 offices worldwide in 48 countries, including 29 offices in the U.S. They have nearly 60,000 employees, including 80 specialized ag researchers.