Established in 2005, Redwood Investments is a private investment firm based in Washington, DC that provides growth capital for acquisitions, roll ups, and management-led buyouts. The firm concentrates on media, real estate, and alternative energy.
Since 2012 Redwood has been a limited partner in wind energy developer R/C Pattern Energy Partners. Redwood also has an investment interest in the business media company Winsight, and has participated in Winsight's acquisition of Technomic (press release), the 2017 recap (press release), and the 2018 acquisition of the National Restaurant Association Show (press release).
Michael M. Wood is Founder and Chairman of Redwood Investments, and serves as chairman of Redwood's investment committee. Mr. Wood was US Ambassador to Sweden 2006-2009.
Prior to serving as Ambassador, Mr. Wood was co-founder and CEO of Hanley Wood. After its start in 1976, Hanley Wood grew from a small publishing company with one magazine for architects into the leading business-to-business media company in the construction industry with 100 magazines, trade shows, conferences, and websites.