Peter Briger the Principal and Co-Chairman at Fortress Investment Group labels Fortress Investment as the financial services garbage collection firm within the investment industry. Peter Briger has provided strong leadership and innovative knowledge for the credit business at Fortress and provides key financial information for the establishment of the $65 billion asset management value at Fortress Investment Group. Peter Briger was educated at Princeton University where he received his Bachelor of Arts Degree and he continued his education at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business where he received his Master’s in Business Administration Degree. After college, Peter Briger joined Goldman Sachs and quickly became one of the more respected Managing Partners within the investment firm. He sat on various committees during his tenure including the Asian Management Committee, the Global Control and Compliance Committee and various other committees. He also headed the Fixed-Income Principal Investment Group, the Asian Distressed-Debt business, Goldman Sachs Special Opportunities Fund and the Whole Loan Sales and Trading business.
Peter Briger gained important educational knowledge and intellectual analysis and evaluation of global alternative assets skills within Goldman Sachs that translated into the foundation for his Co-Founding of Fortress Investment Group. Fortress Investment Group is a global institution that specialized in alternative asset investments. Their portfolio includes private equity, permanent capital investments, and real estate and a wide variety of credit assets within the distressed underperforming assets, illiquid capital investment categories. Fortress Investment Group was founded in 1998, and quickly became a leader in the industry for investments in alternative asset classes. Peter Briger was one of the co-founders and leaders in the establishment of the Fortress business model that created opportunities for extremely high rates of return on investment within the organization.
Fortress Investment Group acts on the behalf of over 1,700 institutional clients and private investors worldwide that are receiving high levels of return on investment through the various strategic alternative asset models that generate lucrative returns on their portfolios. Fortress Investment Group is headquartered in New York City, New York and has affiliates offices around the globe. By dealing in alternative assets and various subprime lending companies, Fortress Investment Group has been categorized as a financial services garbage collection firm because it specializes in investments in assets that no one else wants or cares to invest in. With the leadership of Peter Briger, Fortress Investment Group has established itself as a very profitable well-respected investment firm by investing in the financial services garbage collection assets and turning them into lucrative investment returns.