Randal Nardone is a member of the management committee at Fortress Investment Group. He has been a member of this group since the late 1990’s when he co-founded the firm with financial executive Wes Edens. Randal Nardone has held high ranking executive level positions at Fortress Investment Group since he started up the firm. As well as being a member of Fortress Investment Group. Randal Nardone has also been a member of a few other top financial services firms. He was a member of UBS and Blackrock Financial Management. When he started his career, Randal worked in the legal field as a practicing attorney. Like a number of other high ranking executives, Randal is among the richest Americans according to Forbes.
The first position that Randal Nardone held was in the legal field. He became an attorney at a top law firm known as Thatcher, Proffitt & Wood once he graduated from law school. Nardone would establish himself as a successful attorney while working at this firm. His success would lead to him being promoted to the firm’s executive committee. While he was holding this position, Randal was able to lead and manage the firm and help it become a more successful organization. He would eventually leave Thatcher, Proffitt & Wood in order to pursue a career in the financial services industry.
Nardone’s next professional experience would come at the investment firm called Blackrock Financial Management. Randal Nardone held a high ranking position as he served as the firm’s principal. This allowed him to use his leadership abilities to build a successful financial services firm. Within a few years, Randal decided to move on to another firm called UBS. At the firm UBS, Randal became the managing director. This position entailed getting the firm clients as well as providing the administration of the firm. Randal would use this experience to move on to entrepreneurship.
In 1998, Randal Nardone co-founded Fortress Investment Group which specialized in private equity asset management. After co-founding Fortress Investment Group, Randal became a part of the firm’s management committee. Today, he serves as the firm’s co chief executive officer and principal.