Michael Albrecht is a Partner of Ridgewood Infrastructure, bringing significant investment experience in infrastructure and real assets. Michael served as Acting Global Head of Infrastructure & Real Assets for Allstate Investments, where he was also Direct Investments Head and the sole representative of the Private Asset Group on Allstate Investments’ risk management credit committee.

Prior to joining Allstate, Michael was a Senior Acquisitions Officer in JPMorgan Asset Management’s Infrastructure Investments Private Equity Fund, where he made approximately $1.5 billion of acquisitions within many energy-related sectors in North America and Europe. In those capacities, he served on various portfolio company boards to ensure business plan execution, refinancing analysis, business-line divestiture/acquisition analysis, and to identify and hire executive officers. Michael also served as an Analyst at Altrinsic Global Advisors LLC, a $5+ billion asset manager of equity funds, where Michael led global coverage of several energy and real asset sectors.

Michael began his career at RBC Dain Rauscher and Citigroup, in private wealth management and equity research, respectively.  Michael received a MBA from Cornell University and a Bachelor of Business Administration from Richard Stockton College, where he graduated magna cum laude. Michael is also a CFA® charterholder.