Peter Briger is a financial guru that has been transforming many startup companies into successful ventures. He graduated with a B.A. from Princeton University and later acquired an M.B.A. from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. This has been his driving force towards his contribution to the financial sector. Currently, Peter Briger is principal and Co-Chairman of the board of directors of Fortress. He has been of immense contribution towards the establishment of key decisions that have transformed the industry. He has been responsible with the Credit and Real Estate sector in the Fortress Investment Group. His debut in the financial sector was in 1996 when he became a partner at Goldman, Sachs & Co for fifteen years. This acted as a turning point in the successful career path as he gained the skills to invest in more significant and diverse sector.
Through Peter Briger’s leadership, Fortress Investment Group has made a significant contribution in the alternative investment field. The company has diversified and offer cutting-edge investment solutions to many investors and institutions in the entire United States of America. The company focuses on making it big in the corporate lending and has engaged the SoftBank Group Corp to help in raising funds. The firm is targeting to raise over $2 billion which will be dedicated to direct lending.
Peter Briger has hit the headlines as being among the elite Forbes 400 top business professionals globally. This has been characterized by his contribution to the financial sector and how he has guided previous companies to successful entities. He is credit because if the efforts he took in transforming the Fortress Investment Group and making it go public in 2007. Currently, the company has been in the limelight for providing alternative investment opportunities that have changed the lives of many people. The company manages assets valued at over $65 billion making it one of the largest asset management firms in the United States of America. Peter Briger plays a vital role in the company by converting the distressed financial instrument into money. As such, his contribution at the firm continues to be felt with the establishment of new areas of the corporation. A Force of Innovation: Two Decades of Fortress Investment Group