Peter Briger is one of the leading executives of the investment firm Fortress Investment Group. Before working at Fortress Investment Group, Peter was a member of Goldman Sachs. At both of these firms, he served in a number of key leadership roles. His leadership resulted in building these firms into two of the top firms in the industry. As a top executive in the finance industry, Peter has been able to earn a substantial income and is now among the wealthiest people in the United States with a billion dollar fortune. He was recently named to the Forbes billionaires list.
As of today, Peter Briger is a member of the firm Fortress Investment Group. He currently serves as part of the firm’s management committee. Briger has been a member of this group since he joined the firm back in the year 2002. Along with being a member of the firm’s management committee, Peter is also the CEO and principal as well. With these leadership positions, Peter is responsible for helping the firm set strategies and policies to reach its goals on a consistent basis. He is currently based in the firms office in San Francisco, California.
Prior to joining Fortress Investment Group, Peter Briger worked at Goldman Sachs. At this firm he would hold key leadership positions. While he was at this firm, Peter would supervise and manage professionals who specialized in credit backed securities. As well as managing these professionals, Briger would also help the firm establish a presence in Asia by working on expansion to the region. Once the firm expanded to Asia, Peter would be in charge of managing investor relations. His contributions to the firm were very instrumental in helping it become one of the top investment firms in the finance industry. In 1996, Peter would be appointed as a partner in the firm.
Peter Briger is very active in his community and looks to often give back. While he was living and working in New York, he helped maintain Central Park by contributing to its conservatory. When he relocated to San Francisco, Peter helped work with low income families who were looking to get more affordable housing. His participation helped provide valuable support to the local communities.