Peter Briger is the president and co-chairman of the Fortress Investment Group, a company that specializes in corporate mergers and acquisitions, operations management, asset-based investments, capital markets and sector-specific knowledge of companies and institutions. He is a graduate of the University of Princeton where he attained a Bachelor of Arts and also attended Wharton School of Business where he graduated with a Master of Business Administration. With an educational background in business, he fits well in his current position as his contribution is trustworthy and dependable. At the company, Peter Briger majors in real estate and the credit fund business department and while here, he focuses on matters that trouble debtors, therefore, offering them workable solutions. Before joining Fortress Investment Group in 2002, he was working at Goldman Sachs & Co. for 15 years where he acquired the experience he utilizes in his current position. Additionally, he once served as an advisor to International Finance Corporation on issues related to distraught liabilities which explains his specific roles in the firm currently. When SoftBank Group Incorporation acquired fortress Investment Group, Peter Briger as well benefited from a combined $1.39 billion from that sale and still maintained his position just like the rest of the principals and more
Working at Fortress Investment group and other companies before that have made Peter Briger rich to the extent of appearing on the Forbes Billionaire List where he was position 407 with a net worth of $2.3 billion. As a way of giving back to the community, he supports Princeton University Company where he seats on the board of Directors by offering the University a funding program for entrepreneurs. The fact that he is an alumnus of the university means that he understands their needs and offers to give them long-term solutions through his experience and expertise. Additionally, he is a member of the Silicon Valley Leadership Council which was founded to provide support to the Global Fund for Children. The fact that he also values a society that understands each other makes him serve on the Council on Foreign Relations which has the significant role of encouraging understanding among citizens despite their origin. In that case, Peter Briger apart from making money and becoming famous appreciates harmonizing the society the company serves. His employees can as well vouch for him and are glad to have an employer like him as he gives them an opportunity to improve themselves while still working.