The Achievements of Peter Briger for Fortress Investment Group
Peter Briger is currently co-chairing as well as playing the role of the principal in Fortress Investment Group. He has been the member of the Fortress Investment Group committee since 2002 when he joined the company. Before joining the team at Fortress Investment Group, he used to work for Goldman Sachs where he served for 15 years. At Goldman Sacks, he was able to amass a wealth of experience that is helping him today run things smoothly at Fortress Investment Group. He became a company partner back in the year 1996.
Bridger joined the team at Fortress Investment Group to boost the company in the area of real estate as well as in debt securities business, at the time that Peter Briger was joining the Fortress Investment Group, it was searching for a way to migrate into other ventures.
Peter Briger wealth has primarily been built from trading assets that most people ignore. His skills and expertise have played a significant role in his career. His unique skills and expertise were first witnessed back in the year 1997 when he co-established Goldman’s Special Situation Group. The group that they co-founded was renowned for being secretive and yet able to earn a lot of revenue.
In the year 2006 to 2007, about four years after Peter Briger joining the Fortress Investment Group as a principal he played a significant role in the acquisition of major companies. These acquisitions include purchasing of RailAmerica, Penn National Gaming among others. Also in 2007, the Fortress Investment Group went an extra mile by providing its stock with IPO. According to the reports released by CNBC, Fortress Investment Group was the first hedge funds in the United States of America to introduce an initial public offering.
Peter Briger is currently serving as a board member of the Princeton University Investment Company. He is an alumnus of Princeton University where he was able to graduate with a Bachelors of Arts. He also went to the University of Pennsylvania where he graduated with a Masters of Business Administration.