We help financial entrepreneurs build successful companies

Ridgeway Capital Group, LLC is a leading boutique capital introductions firm servicing the alternative investment fund space and select innovative companies.

We thrive on working alongside the most innovative investment funds and consistently partner with the highest-quality fund managers and entrepreneurs.

We work tirelessly to target the optimal investor base

Deep sector knowledge across several asset classes, as well as our unrivaled insight into the alternative funds market, allows us to raise capital efficiently.

Ridgeway has developed a preeminent lead generation technology that leverages big data analytics to increase efficiencies in capital raising process.

We focus on the following areas of interest

Private Equity

Real Estate

Real Assets

Hedge Funds



Private Debt

Special Situations

Event Driven


Direct Transactions

Co-investment Opportunities

Judd Nydes is the founder of Ridgeway Capital Group, LLC and has been on the forefront of institutional capital raising for over 15 years. Judd has work on special projects within Private Equity, Hedge Funds, Real Estate, Real Assets, Credit, Special Situations, Venture and Direct transactions in both the developed and emerging markets. Since founding Ridgeway Capital Group LLC in 2006, Judd has focused on fund marketing, manager origination, and screening of potential projects.

Prior to founding Ridgeway, Judd was a Director at Fund of Hedge Funds manager Innovation Management Ltd, investment manager for the Innovation Fund - involved in a variety business development efforts including product marketing, operations, due diligence and manager sourcing efforts. Judd started his career with UBS Warburg’s sales and trading operations and graduated from Dickinson College with a B.A. in Policy Studies. Mr. Nydes holds Series 7, 63, and 79 registrations with FINRA.

Email: jnydes@ridgewaycap.com