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Matthew S. Ordway

Matthew S. Ordway
Managing Director

Mr. Ordway co-founded Tortoise Infrastructure Partners in 2016 and serves as a managing director.

Mr. Ordway previously co-founded Energy & Infrastructure Capital LLC (EIC) where he served as chief financial officer and chief operations officer, responsible for the firm’s financial and operational management and portfolio management.

Prior to forming EIC, Mr. Ordway served as chief financial officer at renewable energy developer Ridgeline Energy. He also held positions at First Wind and Babcock & Brown’s North American Infrastructure group. Formerly a senior vice president at GE Energy Financial Services, Mr. Ordway led a team responsible for making principal investments across the energy sector and managed a $1 billion energy and infrastructure sector portfolio. During his tenure with GE, Mr. Ordway also ran GE Corporate’s Six Sigma program where he became a certified Master Black Belt.

Mr. Ordway also worked at Andersen Business Consulting and at International Paper Company.

Mr. Ordway holds a Bachelor of Science degree in mathematics from Fairfield University, a Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering degree and a Master of Business Administration degree from Columbia University.


Firm Overview (At 1/31/2018)

  • Assets
    Approximately $21.0 billion under advisement 
  • Founded
  • Employees
  • Locations

    Leawood, KS
    New York, NY
    Los Angeles, CA
    Wilton, CT
    Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg