Peter Briger is the co-chairman and principal of the board of directors of Fortress Investment Group that is located in San Francisco, California. He has been with this company since March 2002 as a member of the Management Committee of Fortress. He has also been serving as a board of directors’ member since November 2006, and in August 2009, he has been elected to his co-chairman position. Fortress Investment Group specializes in the seed investing stage.
His Other Experiences
Before joining this company, Peter Briger was a partner of Goldman, Sachs, & Co. for 15 years. He earned his bachelor degree from the Princeton University, and he earned his master of business administration from the University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School of Business.
Peter Briger also serves on other boards. He is a board member of Caliber Schools and Tipping Point. Tipping Point is a nonprofit agency that serves low-income residents in San Francisco. Caliber Schools consist of a charter school network that is committed to preparing students to be successful in competitive, four-year universities and beyond.
Community and Philanthropic Causes
Peter Briger is also committed to giving his time, resources, and money to the community. He is an active participant of the Silicon Valley Leadership Council for the Global Fund for Children and the Council on Foreign Relations which is a nonpartisan organization promoting a broader understanding of foreign policy issues among elected officials and citizens.
In Recent News
Peter Briger and his organization have been making recent headlines in the news as well. On August 9, 2018, it was reported that SoftBank acquired this company for $3.3 Billion. And even though SoftBank are widely known about its tech services, they are expanding in other areas. Thus, they have acquired the Fortress Investment Group which became official in December 2017 because they have intentions in becoming one of the biggest investment companies globally.
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