Peter Briger has over 20 years of background and skills in asset management. He is currently co-chairman, co-chief executive officer and principal at Fortress Investment Group. He started working there in March 2002, joined the board in November 2006 and was voted co-chairman in August 2009. His job is to supervise the credit fund and also the real estate of the group. The Fortress Investment Group was founded in 1998. The investment firm is located in New York, New York. In 2016, they had a net income of $180 million and revenue of $1.1 billion. Before working at Fortress Investment Group, Peter Briger was at Goldman Sachs & Co for 15 years.
At this company he had many positions. He was co-head of Loan Sales, Fixed Income Groups, Asian Debt Business and the Asian Real Estate Business. Peter Briger attended Princeton University and obtained a Bachelor’s Degree. He also attended the University of Pennsylvania and received a Masters Degree in Business Administration.Outside of work, Peter Briger donates and supports many philanthropic causes. He is a member of The Council on Foreign Relations, Grace Wilsey Foundation and the Global Fund for Children. The Council of Foreign Relations was founded in 1921 and has a goal to have Americans better comprehend the world.
Grace Wilsey Foundation has a goal to treat and cure diseases such as, NGLY1 deficiency. The Global Fund for Children are a diverse group of people who are very passionate and support all children who face poverty and unfair treatment all over the world today. The Global Fund for Children was founded in 1994 and works within 78 countries across the world. Tipping Point and Caliber Schools are also organizations that Peter is a board member of. Tipping Point helps families with low income and Charter Schools prepare students to be successful in college and afterwards. Learn More.