Peter Briger has built his profession in finance and investments for over 20 years. Over the years, he has become an experienced personality in matters of asset and finance management. The San Francisco based entrepreneur has put in so much determination and hard work emerging as a successful figure in the finance sector. Briger holds a Bachelor in Business Administration from the University of Princeton. He also has a Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School of Business. He received recognition for being a smart and focused student during his tertiary education. Peter Briger is currently a principal at Fortress Investment Group LLC. He also co-chairs the board of directors at the leading financial management firm.
The investment firm has over the years attracted assets worth about $ 70 billion. It is a leading asset management firm on a global scale. Fortress Investment Group manages varying assets including liquid hedge funds and credits. The organization operates in 3 categories: Credit, Private Equity, and Permanent Capital Vehicles. The private equity section focuses on markets in Western Europe and the Caribbean. Fortress has employed about 900 people and has managed to transact on global scales. The company was the first private entity to take part in the New York Stock Exchange in 2007. Fortress operates on strategies that promote creativity and innovation while readjusting risk returns. The entity has sufficient expertise in matters acquisition and merging.
The firm’s most recent development is its acquisition by Softbank. Peter Briger alongside 4 other principals co-founded Fortress Investment Group LLC in 1998. The firm has risen through challenges and success episodes throughout the years. Briger has directly contributed to the organization’s success story. Peter Briger manages credit and real estate business at Fortress Investment Group. He has sat on the finance and asset management firm’s management committee for about 17 years. Forbes recognized Briger among the top 400 financial and business professionals in October 2018. The phenomenal financier also co-heads several business entities. These include:
- Asian Real Estate Private Equity
- Asian distressed Debt Business
- Fixed Income Principal Investments, and
- The Whole Loan and trading business