Peter L. Bridger, also referred to as Pete, is the principal and the Co-Chairman at fortress investment group. He serves as the principal, head of real estate and credits business and president of the Fortress group. He has been its co-chair since the year 2009 August and the director from 2006 November. Since December 2017, he also has been serving as co-CEO of the company as well. He joined the Fortress group in 2002, and before that, he worked at the Goldman Sach co-operation, a banking and investment company. Pete worked in the Goldman Sash for 15 years and for that period he acquired his leadership management and operational skills. Peter L. Bridger got his bachelor’s degree in Princeton University and his master’s degree from University of Pennsylvania, Wharton business school. Fortress group is a large investment company that works with both private and institutional investors.
Having him as the co- CEO of the company, it was able to go public with it being one of the first companies in alternative business and investment field in the United States. Fortress has grown to be one of the largest companies in the region in investment management with controlling assets of more than 65 billion dollars. In the firm, Peter L. Bridger specializes in converting distraught instruments to money. He also helps markets that are debt burdened to raise money in the current economic crisis around the world. Besides his career and position at the Fortress group, he also serves and performs other roles. He is a member of the board in many institutions and organizations among them include advisory of Speer’s head, caliber schools board member among others.
Peter L. Bridger also believes in acts of charity as well; he has invested $600 in the central part of New York. He also cares about the social being and welfare of others especially the children in poverty-stricken areas. Being a successful person, his role in the investment and finance field cannot be overlooked. While he contributed significantly to Goldman sash, his role in fortress has boosted him higher making him a billionaire. Being an alumnus of Princeton University, he and other two started a pilot funding program that helps the immediate university alumni in starting up their own companies. The Princeton entrepreneurship fund does not only offer financial support to the students; but also give them entrepreneurial education and opportunities to air their views ideas and experiences.