Ralph Witt, CFA
Ralph Witt is a member of Barings Alternative Investments, a global real estate, private equity and real assets platform. Ralph is a part of the Funds & Co-Investments team and is responsible for originating and underwriting funds and co-investments for Real Assets. Ralph has extensive experience investing in infrastructure and natural resources transactions and has worked in the industry since 1997. Prior to joining the firm in 2012, he was a Senior Vice President and Portfolio Manager at the Hartford Investment Management Company where he oversaw a $5 billion debt private placement portfolio consisting of project finance, infrastructure and utility investments. He also led a new private equity fund initiative in the infrastructure and energy space. Ralph also served on the high-yield syndicated bank loan team at Webster Bank and the structured tax lease and project finance teams at Key Global Finance. Ralph holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Connecticut, an M.B.A. from Boston University and is a member of the CFA Institute.