Today, leaders always ought to stand out for their companies so as to lead in the competitive markets. One of such leaders is Peter Briger, the principal and the co-chairman of the board of directors at Fortress investment group. The group deals majorly on the management of assets while serving the needs of both investors and the company managers.
Peter Briger studied at Princeton University and got a degree in business administration. He later got his masters in the bachelor of business administration from the same university. In addition, he was one of the leaders in the funding of Princeton Alumni Entrepreneurs Fund, an organization which offered support to graduates in accomplishing their dreams after school.
With his degree, Peter Briger began his journey at prestigious Goldman Sachs where he worked for 15 years at the managerial position. He had a good successful history in professional and leadership career with admirable skills. He finally left the prestigious firm in 2002 to join the Fortress investment group, which landed him at the upper-level position due to his previous experience.
As the chairman of the group, Briger had the main duty of controlling the performance of the employees in the company. He was also involved in the valuation of investments. Peter focused on the success of the group; he, therefore, did his best while ensuring that all work and effort were directed towards the group’s success.
Instead of squandering his wealth, Peter Briger was generous enough that he chose to give to the needy; he contributed to different groups that were focused on reducing poverty and providing education to the poor in the region. Furthermore, he was involved in philanthropies such as a global fund for the children, establishing hospitals for special surgeries, conservation of central park, and caliber schools.
Forbes billionaire list
Being the chairman of the board and principal of Fortress Investment group, Briger is also famous and well known for being listed in the Forbes Billionaire list. Peter’s fame at Forbes began when he made it to the top position on the Forbes list; he acquired this through his work with the Fortress group. Indeed, his leadership skills in finance made him rise to the position he is now as finance executive.