Albert is the founder and managing partner of Clairfield in Germany and a member of the board of Clairfield International. He also leads Clairfield industrial practice group.
Previously Albert worked as co-head of corporate finance for an international investment banking group where he was responsible for international equity financing projects and IPOs. Further milestones in his career were BAI (Deutsche Bank Group) in Milan, KPMG in Milan, and Lehman Brothers in Frankfurt where among other responsibilities, Albert advised on numerous crossborder mergers & acquisitions transactions.
Albert studied law and economics at the Universities of Passau, Pavia in Italy, and Munich, and is qualified as an attorney-at-law in Germany. He holds a law degree from Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich and a Ph.D. from Friedrich-Schiller-University of Jena.