About Us

Our Company

We were originally formed as part of FTAI Aviation Ltd. (Nasdaq: FTAI) to develop, acquire, own and operate transportation and energy infrastructure businesses in key markets throughout North America. On August 1, 2022, FTAI Infrastructure Inc. (Nasdaq: FIP) successfully completed its spin-off from FTAI.

We are externally managed by an affiliate of Fortress Investment Group, a leading, diversified global investment firm.


Executive Management

Board of Directors

Ken Nicholson


Mr. Nicholson is the Chief Executive Officer and President of FTAI Infrastructure. He has served on the FTAI Aviation Ltd. (Nasdaq: FTAI) board of directors since May 2016. Mr. Nicholson is a Managing Director at Fortress focusing on investments in the transportation, infrastructure and energy industries, including investments made by FTAI. He joined Fortress in May 2006. Previously, Mr. Nicholson worked in investment banking at UBS Investment Bank and Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette where he was a member of the transportation industry group. Mr. Nicholson holds a B.S. in Economics from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

Scott Christopher


Mr. Christopher is the Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer and Treasurer of FTAI Infrastructure. Mr. Christopher also serves as a Senior Vice President of the Fortress Private Equity group. Mr. Christopher was previously FTAI Aviation Ltd.’s (Nasdaq: FTAI) Chief Financial Officer from May 2016 to July 2022 and Chief Accounting Officer from May 2015 to August 2018. From 2010 to 2015, Mr. Christopher worked as Deputy Corporate Controller at American International Group, Inc. Prior to that, he worked at Deloitte & Touche LLP in various capacities in Audit, Advisory and Merger & Acquisition Services. Mr. Christopher received a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from the University of Wisconsin — Madison, and is a certified public accountant.

Alan Andreini


Mr. Andreini is the Managing Director of Fortress Investment Group responsible for investor relations with Nasdaq: FIP and Nasdaq: FTAI. With over 30 years of experience in the corporate finance industry, Mr. Andreini has led and built public and private companies to realize significant returns for both investors and stakeholders. Mr. Andreini stands apart from many in his field with his background of deal structuring, investment management including both hedge funds and private equity, trading and both B2B and B2C e-commerce expertise in both mature companies and nascent start-ups. Mr. Andreini holds a B.A. in Political Science and Government from Princeton University as well as a J.D. from Rutgers Law School.

Joseph P. Adams, Jr


Mr. Adams serves as the Chairman of the Board of Directors. Mr. Adams has also served as Chief Executive Officer and as a member of the Board of Directors of FTAI Aviation Ltd. (Nasdaq: FTAI) since May 2015, and he became the Chairman of the FTAI Board of Directors in May 2016. He is a member of the Management Committee of Fortress, and is a Managing Director at Fortress within the Private Equity Group. He has served as a member of the board of directors of Seacastle, Inc., SeaCube Container Leasing Ltd., Aircastle Limited and RailAmerica Inc. Previously, Mr. Adams was a partner at Brera Capital Partners and at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette where he was in the transportation industry group. In 2002, Mr. Adams served as the first Executive Director of the Air Transportation Stabilization Board. Mr. Adams received a B.S. in Engineering from the University of Cincinnati and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School. Mr. Adams’ experience, including his role serving as Deputy Chairman on a number of boards for portfolio companies of Fortress, provides the board with valuable insights into how boards at other companies address issues similar to those faced by the company. In addition, his experience as a private equity investor and investment and merchant banker provides the board with valuable guidance on financial, strategic planning and investor relations matters, particularly as it relates to transportation related industries.

Jim Hamilton


Mr. Hamilton serves as a member of our Board of Directors. Mr. Hamilton served as JP Morgan's Global Head of Transportation Investment Banking Coverage from 2010 to 2020, and had an earlier role as Managing Director, Transport Group from 2006 to 2010. Mr. Hamilton is currently serving as a Director of Ingram Industries since 2019. He is also currently serving as a Chairman of the US Merchant Marine Academy Alumni Association & Foundation, having joined the board in 2009 and formerly serving as Vice Chairman of the Finance Committee and Chairman of the Audit Committee. Mr. Hamilton formerly was a member of the board of directors of the New York Archdiocese School Board, Manhattan District, and was previously a member of the Northwestern University Transportation Center, Business Advisory Council. Prior to business school, Mr. Hamilton sailed as a merchant marine deck officer for Gulf Oil Corporation. Mr. Hamilton served his country for more than a decade in the U.S. Naval Reserve, obtaining the rank of Lieutenant Commander. Mr. Hamilton received a B.S. in Marine Transportation from the United States Merchant Marine Academy and his M.B.A in Finance from the New York University Stern School of Business. Mr. Hamilton's transportation and investment experience, particularly across the shipping, rails and logistics sectors, will provide the board with valuable guidance as it relates to transportation-related industries.

Judith Hannaway


Ms. Hannaway serves on our Board of Directors. Ms. Hannaway also has served on the FTAI Aviation Ltd. (Nasdaq: FTAI) Board of Directors since January 2018. During the past several years, Ms. Hannaway has acted as a consultant to various financial institutions. Prior to acting as a consultant, Ms. Hannaway was employed by Scudder Investments, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Deutsche Bank Asset Management, as a Managing Director. Ms. Hannaway joined Scudder Investments in 1994 and was responsible for Special Product Development including closed-end funds, offshore funds and REIT funds. Prior to joining Scudder Investments, Ms. Hannaway was employed by Kidder Peabody as a Senior Vice President in Alternative Investment Product Development. She joined Kidder Peabody in 1983. Prior to Kidder Peabody, Ms. Hannaway was a Senior Vice President in the Leverage Leasing Group at Merrill Lynch involved in aircraft and other transportation equipment leasing. Ms. Hannaway also spent time at Continental Grain Company at the beginning of her career in the Long Range Planning Group doing barge financing and leasing. Ms. Hannaway served as a member of the board of directors of DiamondPeak Holdings Corp. from February 2019 to October 2021. From 2015 to September 2019, Ms. Hannaway was the Lead Independent Director of Northstar Realty Europe Corp. Ms. Hannaway served as an independent director of NorthStar Realty and Northstar Asset Management from September 2004 and June 2014, respectively, through January 2017. Ms. Hannaway holds a B.A. with honors from Newton College of the Sacred Heart and an M.B.A. from Simmons College Graduate Program in Management. Her extensive experience in the aviation and transportation business and on public company boards led our board of directors to conclude that Ms. Hannaway should serve as a director.

Ray Robinson


Mr. Robinson serves on our Board of Directors. Mr. Robinson also has served on the FTAI Aviation Ltd. (Nasdaq: FTAI) Board of Directors since May 2015. Mr. Robinson has been the non-executive chairman of Citizens Trust Bank since May 2003. From 1996 to 2003 he served as the President of the Southern Region of AT&T Corporation. Mr. Robinson is a director of Acuity Brands Inc., American Airlines Group Inc. and PROG Holdings, Inc., all of which are public companies, and was previously a director of Aaron’s Inc. (November 2002 to October 2020), Avnet, Inc., Choicepoint Inc., Mirant Corporation, and RailAmerica, Inc. He was the president of Atlanta’s East Lake Golf Club from May 2003 to December 2005, and has been President Emeritus since December 2005. Mr. Robinson was the Chairman of Atlanta’s East Lake Community Foundation from November 2003 to January 2005 and has been Vice Chairman since January 2005. Mr. Robinson was selected as a director because of his extensive service on other public company boards, sales and marketing experience gained through senior leadership positions, extensive operational skills from his tenure at AT&T, and longstanding involvement in civic and charitable leadership roles in the community.