Businessman Peter Briger was born and raised in San Francisco, California. He achieved a bachelor’s degree from Princeton as well as an MBA from the University of Pennsylvania- Wharton School of Business. Mr. Peter Briger than went into business and finance and amassed more than 20 years of professional experience.
Mr. Peter Briger is currently at the helm of the Fortress Investment Group. He is serving as the Principal of the company as well as its co-Chairman of the Board of Directors. Mr. Peter Briger has over 20 years of practice in asset management. The Fortress Investment Group is a leading business in global investment management. It offers its services to both institutional and private investors and manages assets across the world amounting to more than 65 billion dollars.
In 2009, Mr. Peter Briger was elected to his current position as co-chairman and had led a vast number of projects within the firm since 2002. At his current post, Mr. Peter Briger is responsible for the credit fund of the Fortress Investment Group as well as its operations in real estate.
In the past, Mr. Peter Briger worked at the company GodmanSach as Partner, overseeing a variety of areas in the business. Mr. Peter Briger has also served on several committees such as the Asian Management Committee and the Global Control and Compliance Committee. Mr. Peter Bridgework at the Fixed Income Principal Investment Group owned by Goldman Sachs. He occupied the position of co-head for the subsidiary and held the same post in the department for Whole Loan Sales and Trading. Later on, Mr. Peter Briger served at the Asian Distressed Debt and managed several divisions in the business. Next, Mr. Peter Briger worked at the Special Opportunities Asia Fund of Goldman Sachs.
Other than working in business and asset management, Mr. Peter Briger is also active in a number of philanthropic endeavors. He is involved with several charitable causes and organizations working non-profit. Up to date, Mr. Peter Briger is working on the Silicon Valley Leadership Council and serving the Global fund for Children. He is a part of the nonpartisan organization Foreign Relations that promote understanding of foreign policies and issues regarding them. The group educated both officials and citizens on the matter.
His current workplace, the Fortress Investment Group, has established itself as a leader in its industry. The business started up in 1998 in New York City. It was created by Randal A. Nardone, Rob Kauffman, and Wes Edens and was later acquired by the SoftBank Group. Fortress Investment Group. Currently at the helm of the company as Chief Executive Officer is Mr. Randal A. Nardone.
The Fortress Investment Group has several subsidiaries. Those include the dorbank, Fortress Operating Entity, Intrawest, as well as a number of divisions in Germany, the United Kingdom, Japan, and other countries. Up to date, the Fortress Investment Group employees more than 2 500 people across the world and holds personal assets of more than a billion dollars as of 2016.