Prior to his role in Cozzi Recycling, Albert was the CEO of Metal Management. He guided Metal Management to grow revenues exceeding $1 billion. Under Albert’s stewardship Metal Management reduced its financial debt and increased total market share all while the stock price grew ten-fold.
Previously, Albert served as chairman and CEO of Cozzi Iron & Metal, Inc. Under his leadership, the company grew to generate $250 million a year in total sales, earning Cozzi Iron & Metal the reputation as one of the most efficient and respected scrap metal operations in the U.S.
Albert received his Master’s in Business Administration from University of Chicago. He is also the former chairman of the ferrous division of the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries, a trade association that represents 1600 members in the recycling industry.
Albert is a partner with Cozzi Consulting Group.