The success of Fortress Investment group, a leading finance and investment solutions company, is credited to a few executives including,Peter Briger. Also known as Pete, Peter Lionel Briger is the President and Co-Chairman of Fortress Credit Corporation, and an Investor based in San Francisco, California. He also doubles up as the head of Credit and Real Estate business at Fortress Investment Group. Mr Briger has also been a Co-Chief Executive Officer of the firm since December 2017. Peter Briger outstanding Leadership and wealth of knowledge made him being called upon to serve the society in various capacities, namely; a board member of Spearhead LLC., Serves on the board of Caliber Schools, Director of Tipping Point and Princeton University Investment Company. Mr Briger also sits on the board of Hospital for Special Surgeries’ and Linktone Ltd.
By the time Peter Briger was Joining Fortress in March 2002, he had had a 15-year stint with Goldman Sachs & Co as a partner since 1996. While at Goldman Sachs & Co he served in some leadership positions. He was Co-Head Whole Loan Sales and Trading business, Co-Head of Fixed Income Principal Investment Group, Co-Head of Asian Distressed Dept Business and Co-Head of Asian Real Estate Private Equity Business. Mr. Briger has also been an advisor to International Finance Corporation on matters related to the distressed debt. To know more about him click here.
Through the various boards he sits on, Peter Briger can render his expertise to multiple industries and gain lots of experiences through attending to the numerous industry-specific issues. His skills have made him a suitable mentor to several young people. The board of Caliber Schools on which Pete sits creates a network of charter schools that prepare students for success through college and beyond. Peter Briger is an alumnus of Wharton School of Business, the University of Pennsylvania from where he attained his MBA. He also holds a Bachelor of Arts from Princeton University.