Peter Briger has had a successful career. He has been working diligently as the co-chairman and also the principle of Fortress Investment Group. The company has been thriving since Briger joined as a board member and became a co-chair. At the company, Peter is in the real estate sector and credit. The company started from a humble beginning in 1988. It began operating as an equity firm privately owned, but today it has become a trend around the globe.
His Background In Education and Work
Peter Briger attended the University of Princeton where he attained a Bachelor of Arts degree. He obtained master’s degree in Business administration after attending the Wharton Business School in Pennsylvania. After school, he has worked hard to gain the experience he has today which enables him to make Fortress Investment Group a success. He has in the past worked with Goldman Sachs where he was a member of Asian management, Japan executive committee, and Global control. He controlled debt vehicles, loans, real estate and trading. He worked in the company for fifteen years, and this made him gain a lot of experience. After working with Goldman Sachs, he was qualified to work for Fortress Investment. He joined the company in 2002, and today he is currently working at the company. Today the organization manages assets worth billions of dollars and he is credited for this success.
He Is A Philanthropist
Peter Briger is also known for his philanthropic spirit. He is always ready to give back to the society. That is why he has given donations used to support education, but he does not disclose this. He came up with a program used to assist graduates with an entrepreneurial spirit to kick-start their businesses.He also actively participates in the Princeton University Investment, an organization that offers support to budding entrepreneurs. He is one of the alumni of the university who are happy about supporting young minds with their business ideas. Peter Briger also serves Central Park Conservancy and Global Fund Children as a board member.
Top 400 List on Forbes
He is among the 400 elites listed by Forbes as professionals worldwide. Among the 400 wealthiest people in America, he was ranked at 317.
The successful entrepreneur loves education and has worked hard in the current position he is today. Because of love for the education, he is also happy to see others excel in different fields. He works hard to support young minds that are ready to venture into entrepreneurship. Today many graduates have benefitted from his programs and desire to see others succeed.