The current principal of the board of directors at Fortress, Peter Briger has managed to make significant moves in the entrepreneurship space across the globe. Peter Briger has effectively served in the Fortress investment group since March 2002 where he started out as a member of the Management committee. He later served as a member of the board of governors since 2006 and in August 2009, he was elected as the co-chairman.Peter Briger’s extensive experience in asset management sets him apart as one of the most efficient leaders to have run the Fortress Investment Group. Under his leadership, Fortress Investment Group has attained a reputable recognition globally as a leading global investment firm. The firm has investors from private and public institutions. Peter Briger currently holds the main role of overseeing the firm’s real estate business and its credit fund.
The Princeton university graduate also has an MBA from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of business. Peter is also a philanthropist in his own rights as he has been involved in several community building activities. Among the most significant ones is the Silicon Valley leadership Council, a global fund for children. Peter Also holds an active role on foreign relations as a member of the council. The Organization promotes a broad perceptive of foreign issues among the elected officials and the citizens. The self driven entrepreneurial leader previous positions include a partnership at the Goldman Sachs, where he was in charge of several operations in various business areas. Additionally, he also served in committees such as Asian Management committee and the Global Control and compliance committee.
Peter has also been involved in the managing divisions including the Goldman Sachs Special Opportunities and the Asian Distressed Debt business.Through the exemplary leadership of Peter Briger and team work from the Fortress investment staff, the firm managed to accumulate many valuable assets that have catapulted its success. In 2008, Peter Briger made it to the Forbes Billionaires list and was #962 worldwide. In his entrepreneurial journey he has helped many startups in their investment and growth journey and continues to do so while running the Fortress Investment Group. Peter remains focused on the goals and the Agenda’s of Fortress investment group’s future. Peter Briger makes it to the list of world’s entrepreneurial leaders and role model that many young and upcoming entrepreneurs would learn a thing or two from in the world of investments.