Peter Briger is the Co-Chairman of the Board of Directors at Fortress Investment Group. Fortress Investment Group is one of the only publicly traded alternative asset management firms in the United States. Peter Briger ranks number three hundred and seventeen on the Forbes four hundred list. He has a net worth of approximately one and a half billion dollars. Briger got his associate degree in arts and science from Princeton University, and his Masters in Business Administration from the University of Pennsylvania.Fortress Investment Group was started by former partners from the Lehman Brothers Investment bank, which no longer exists today.
Wesley Edens founded the Fortress Investment Group along with Robert Kaufmann and Randal Nardone. Fortress Investment Group was founded in 1998, and Peter Briger joined the Fortress Investment Group four years after it was founded. Prior to being with the Fortress Investment Group. Peter Briger was a partner at the investment bank Goldman Sachs & Co., a place where he worked for fifteen years, and learned a lot about trading and Real Estate management from there. He was able to take this knowledge and help the Fortress Investment Group take itself to another level. He became a billionaire when he helped the firm go public.
The founders of the Fortress Investment Group have not yet made the Forbes four hundred list since the firm has lost value since it was up for an initial public offering. Fortress Investment Group has a hybrid hedge fund that is over seen by Peter Briger and his team.Fortress Investment Group has a real estate fund, private equity, and a hedge fund that manages forty three billion dollars for the Fortress Investment Group clients.Peter Briger is married with 4 children, and also has been with his wife the whole time. He is forty three years old.