Peter Briger is among the top executives in the financial services industry. He has spent nearly two decades as a top level manager at a couple of the top investment firms in the world. Briger has been able to help these firms become some of the more successful in the industry as well. Over the last several years, Peter Briger has amassed a considerable amount of wealth. Today, he is among the billionaire’s list according to Forbes magazine. He currently works in San Francisco as the chief executive officer and principal of Fortress Investment Group. In 2002, Peter Briger joined Fortress Investment Group. When he first began working at this firm, he became a member of the firm’s management committee.
This position allowed him to provide leadership and direction for the firm. Within a few years, Peter would attain other positions. Today, Peter serves as the chief executive officer and one of the principal’s of the firm. As a member of Fortress Investment Group, Peter manages the firm’s credit securities division and supervises all of the investment advisory professionals in this department. Before Peter Briger began working at Fortress Investment Group, he spent many years at Goldman Sachs. At this firm, he would eventually become one of the firm’s partners in 1996. While he was a member of Goldman Sachs, Peter supervised the credit securities department. He also helped the firm expand to the Asian markets.
Briger was a member of numerous committees that work with the Asian markets. While at Goldman Sachs, Peter would demonstrate his leadership abilities and make valuable contributions to the expansion of the firm. Prior to starting his career, Peter Briger completed a couple of notable educational programs. He began attending college at Princeton University and eventually completed a bachelor’s degree. After finishing up his bachelor’s degree at Princeton, Briger would attend the University of Pennsylvania. At this university, he would attend business school and complete a master’s degree in business administration. These educational credentials would allow Peter to advance his career and attain the positions he has now.