Peter Briger is one of the leaders of one of the world’s largest alternative asset management investment companies called The Fortress Investment Group. Peter Briger is currently the Principal & Co-Chairman of the Board of Directors at Fortress Investment Group. The role that Mr. Briger has within the Fortress Group is that he is in charge of real estate and the credit department. Mr. Briger received an education from two of the best schools in America. He attended Princeton University and graduated with his BA. Peter Briger then went on to attend the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania and he graduate with Peter’s MBA. Mr. Brigers prior position was with Goldman, Sachs & Company and he held this position for 15 years.
The Fosters Investment Group was first started back in 1998 and the company is now a giant in the asset management sector. The company has its assets in the areas of private equity, permanent capital vehicles, and hedge funds. The company has close to 2,000 investors and manages over 43 billion assets.
Peter Briger and The Fortress Group employees close to a thousand people and they are currently headquartered in New York. Peter Briger founded the company with two other gentlemen by the names of Randal Nardone and Wes Edens.
The four areas of expertise provided by The Fortress Group are asset-based investing, operations management, corporate mergers and acquisitions, and capital markets. Asset-based investments are broad and very diverse they include real estate and other investment options that can generate long-term cash flow. When the Fortress Investment Group is considering making an investment they take three factors into consideration and they are pricing, owning, and financing. Peter Briger and his associates focus on networking and building relationships. These relationships that they have established with management professionals, corporate board members, and corporate stakeholders have led to some huge mergers and company acquisitions.
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