We can think or talk of success in finance sector without mentioning Peter Briger. Popularly known as the titan of finance and investment world, Briger is a principal and co-chairman of the bond of directors of Fortress Investment group San Francisco. Through hard work and dedication, Peter Briger has established himself a strong reputation as one of the leaders of high capabilities.
Peter Briger graduated with a bachelor’s degree in arts from University of Princeton, a school which he later returned to be a director of its Investment Company. He is the reason many students have chosen to enroll in this school. Peter Briger then joined the University of Pennsylvania to do a master’s degree in business administration.
Before his career started at Fortress, Peter spend over 15 years in Goldman, Sachs & CO. Limited. He worked hard until he became a partner in the company. While working there, he also served as a co-head at several companies like Asian Real Estate Private Equity, Asian Distressed Debt, and Special Opportunities Fund LLC.
In 2002, Peter Briger joined Fortress Investment Group as a member of the management committee. His handwork saw him elected to pioneer the department of credit. He was in charge around 300 credit team, which worked to see and improve underrated liquid credit investments in the firm. He later rose into ranks and became the company’s principle and co-chairman, a post he serves up to date. He has seen Fortress Investment Group grow to one of the reputable companies in the United States.
Apart from the business career, Briger is also a known philanthropist. He is part of leadership in Silicon Valley Council, which controls money set aside for children worldwide. He has also supported many movements geared towards education, poverty eradication, and children empowerment.
His career in business and investment has seen him to amass a lot of wealth. In the list of billionaires, Briger was ranked position 407 worldwide by Forbes with an estimated net worth of about $2.3 billion. He has earned most of his fortune while in Fortress Investment Group.