In the investment and finance world, Peter Briger lies among the top 400 Forbes business enthusiasts all around the globe. Briger’s career thrives in his Master’s in Business Administration from the distinguished Pennsylvania University, the Wharton Business School. Additionally, he owns a Princeton University bachelor’s degree.
Today, he sits as the Head and Co-Chair at the Fortress Investment Group Directors’ Board. Before his career at Fortress in 2002, Peter Briger served at Goldman Sachs & Co. for about 15 Years where he ended as a partner to the company. He has also greatly contributed towards making Fortress known to the public. Briger currently leads the real estate as well as the credit fund divisions of main business FIG. While in this position, he is to watch over distressed debts and illiquid investments. Professionally, Peter Briger started his exciting career journey at Goldman Sachs where he served in various positions. He rose from operations to management and later assumed leadership roles. Following his excellent skills and commitment in his work, Briger acquired extensive experience from the company. Until today, he has vast skills and expertise in trading, loans, illiquid investments, distressed debts, real estate and foreign investments.
Peter Briger has effortlessly managed to drive the Fortress Investment Group to a greater position in the industry. He attributes this success to the immense knowledge base and experience gained from the investment banking company, Goldman Sachs. Through his contributions, Fortress Investment Group is now one of the most preferred companies for the first alternative investments to most people in the United States. As it stands, Fortress is a reliable investment company. It actively manages about 65 billion dollars in excess assets. Fortress Investment Group serves both private and institutional-based investors. During the ongoing economic crisis globally, Briger’s position at Fortress has come in handy to help the debt-stricken foreign markets raise their own capital, making him a reputable international figure in the field of finance and investment. His career at Fortress has enabled him to become a renowned billionaire through his unending hard work, commitment and dedication.
However, besides his daily professional engagements, Peter Briger uses his leadership skills as a way of giving back to society. He also serves as a philanthropist and makes contributions towards maintaining and conserving the New York Central Park. Additionally, he makes efforts in ensuring quality education, helping needy children as well as ending poverty. He is truly a respectable and exceptional finance professional at 51years of age.