Adam Goodfriend is a Managing Director at Metropolitan Partners Group Management where his responsibilities include sourcing, evaluating and executing firm investments. Prior to joining Metropolitan, Adam was the Chief Investment Officer of Alpha Square Group, a large Asian-backed family office, where he was responsible for portfolio strategy and construction, investment allocations and portfolio management activities. He was also a founder and CIO of The Alberleen Group and Alberleen Family Office Solutions (AFOS), two entities engaged in providing direct investing opportunities to select family offices and high net-worth individuals. Adam has more than 30 years of experience in direct investing, investment banking, capital markets and asset management working at major financial institutions including Banc of America, JP Morgan Chase, and SG Cowen as well as co-founding The Airlie Group, a hedge fund managing high yield bonds and leveraged loan assets. Adam graduated with a B.A. from The Johns Hopkins University and received his M.B.A. from The Wharton School of Business.