Philanthropist and Entrepreneur- Peter Briger
Ever since he began his career, he has been in the finance and investment industries, and he has gained vast skills and experience. Peter Briger started his career working at Goldman Sachs&Co, and he worked him up to be appointed the partner in the organization in 1996. Pete is a hardworking leader, and during his service, at Goldman &Sachs he was on a variety of committees among them the Global Control Compliance Committee, the Japan Executive Committee, and the Asian Management Committee.
The financial organization believed in Pete, and they gave him some leadership roles in the organization including being the co-head of, Asian Distressed Debt Business, Fixed Income Principal Investment Group, Special Income Principal Investment Group, and Whole Loan Sales and Trading Business, as well as Asian Real Estate Private Equity Business. Mr. Peter Briger later moved to Fortress Investment Group where he was appointed as one of the Principles and the co-Chairman of the Board of Directors of Fortress Investment Group LLC which is an alternative asset investment firm located in New York. Peter Briger joined the group in 2002, and since then he has been serving as a member of the Management Committee in the organization. Peter Briger has been working with a team of over 300 individuals whose focus has been on illiquid credit investments, undervalued assets, and distressed assets.
After his high school graduation, Peter Briger joined Princeton University where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts and later, he joined the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School of Business where he graduated with a Master of Business Administration. Besides his duties and responsibilities at Fortress Investment Group, Peter is also one of the Board of Directors of the Princeton University Investment Company. Recently Peter was appointed by the Center for a New American Security. He was elected as a Security Board Advisor. At Fortress Peter together with his team members have been focusing on assisting developing countries to raise enough capital for the development of infrastructure in their nations. Mr. Briger is a recognized leader and a prominent businessperson in the world. The Forbes has listed Briger at #962 on the Forbes list of Billionaire. He is passionate about the environment, and he has taken the responsibility to recreate the New York’s Central Park and more