Fortress investment group was on the headlines after being declared the first private equity firm in 2007. Other companies hadn’t offered their shares to the public before. The company offered a platform where the public members could access the major stock exchange and list their shares. This alone indicated the high level of management the company had. It’s hard for a company to make great achievements without strong, dedicated, and skilled leaders behind it. Wes Edens is one of the co-founders of Fortress Investment Group who have shown exceptional visionary leadership. As a member of the senior management personalities, he has ensured the company has become famous across the world.
The investment vehicles Fortress Group uses for alternative assets are unique. Wes Edens is a prominent investment specialist who has helped the company to carve out a huge reputation for itself. Looking at the portfolio of the company’s service, you would notice the smart minds its principals like Wes had. This has helped the company to go above the capital markets. The company today offers other services associated with the asset-based investment. Wes has immense knowledge and skills when it comes to acquisitions and mergers.
A company expands its asset base through its trendsetting reputation. Fortress Investment Group has managed assets worth 43 billion dollars and more. Without the contributions of great business leaders like Wes Edens, it would not have been possible for the company to grow from assets worth $400 million to $43 billion. Only a team of vastly experienced experts could realize such growth. Wes understands all the company’s sectors and what each needs to get to the next growth phase.
Wes and the other principals want the cash flow of the Fortress Group’s clients increased. Wes Edens has steered the company to huge expansion, and he has enabled it to establish strategic acquisitions and funding rounds. If you want to know how successful Wes is in the investment sector, look at how his name trends in the global investment landscape. He has helped Fortress Group to make numerous unmatched inroads. He partnered with Nassef Sawiris in buying Aston Villa, and he has secured a controlling stake in the club.
Guilherme Paulus was born in 1949 in Sao Paulo Brazil. After studying Business Administration in college Guilherme, gained his initial professional experience before the age of 20 at IBM.
After interning at IBM Guilherme Paulus and his business partner Carlos Vicente Cerchiari jointly founded CVC Brasil Operadora e Agencia de Viagens S.A. in 1972, when he was 24 years old. In 1974 Carlos sold his portion of CVC to Mr. Paulus, and the company was controlled, owned and operated Guilherme. Over the next 40 years, Guilherme would gain invaluable experience in the tourism industry and become one of the most successful businessmen in the history of Brazil.
Guilherme’s approach is to offer modern travel packages that match what the public comes to expect with changing trends and vacation offerings. Mr. Paulus would lead CVC Brasil Operadora e Agencia de Viagens S.A. to experience rapid growth and expansion. Now the largest travel company with offices and operations in 23 Brazilian states as well as overseas countries, including Argentina, Uruguay, Chile, and France. As one of the largest job creators in the country, CVC Brazil employees over 3200 citizens and 1000 suppliers. In addition, CVC’s global operations serve over 8.5 million passengers around the world.
Guilherme Paulus throughout his career as a businessman has always sought to expand and explore innovative ways to stimulate growth and expansion. In 2005, Paulus invested $600 million in the construction of various hotels and resorts throughout Brazil and founded GJP Hotels and Resorts, also referred to the GJP Group. The GJP Group is a chain of hotels and resorts that categorized as Three-Star Linx Hotel Group, Four-Star Prodigy Hotel Group, and the Five-Star Wish Hotel Group. Brazil hosted the World Cup in 2014 and the Summer Olympics two years later in 2016, both events propelled GJP Group to the top of the hotel industry.
Currently owning 8% of CVC Brasil, Guilherme Paulus sold a large portion of CVC for $750 million. Currently, Mr. Paulus GJP Group’s Chairman and has been on the National Tourism of Council for the last 15 years.
NewsWatch TV is a 30-minute morning program on the AMC and ION networks that is focused on providing the public with information and reviews on technological products and the entertainment industry, as well as reporting on breaking and consumer news. The show features a wide range of topics in these categories, including mobile app reviews, breaking government and medical news and public service announcements. The program, which is based in Washington, DC, has been on the air since March of 1990 and has received a number of awards for excellence in its genre.
Clients who have used the promotional services of NewsWatch TV have given the company rave reviews. Tori Pugliese, the Senior Director of Marketing for Steel Series, an electronics company that sells headphones and professional gaming gear, said that working with the NewsWatch team was an excellent experience, and that due to their help, the Steel Series brand was seen in over 95 million households all over the country, which helped increase sales for the company.
NewsWatch TV also took on marketing campaigns for Saygus, a smartphone manufacturer that needed promotional help for its new line of phones, and ended up raising over $300,000 for the business. Additionally, companies like Contour Design and Avanca Indiegogo benefited greatly from using NewsWatch. The Product Marketing Manager at Contour, Bret Hudson, said that because of all the work NewsWatch did on their campaign, his company’s sales increased dramatically, and their work on the Avanca Indiegogo crowdfunding project was very successful as well, having raised a total of $456,551. Avanca has continued to work with NewsWatch TV on other crowdfunding campaigns.
NewsWatch TV is broadcast in the early morning news hour of 7:00, and the program can also be viewed on its YouTube channel, which was started in 2012 and has a large following.
Adam Milstein isa real estate guru who is doing his best to change the lives of the people with Israeli origins. The Israel born investor has been living in the United States for a long time, and he has been responsible for so many charitable foundations that have been started. Milstein and his wife have become very popular in the recent times because of their role in assisting the people who have Israeli origins with all the things they need so that they can remain in close contact with their mother country.
There aremillions of investors who are earning a lot of wealth in their investment, and they only choose to use this wealth on their personal gains. Adam Milstein, however, is very different. The businessman loves to support humanity, and he is happy when he has assisted the people who need help. The real estate investor ventured into the business when he relocated and settled in the United States. This wealth has been used in the right ways, making sure that needy personalities in the world, especially those who come from Israel, have been taken care of.
Milstein and his wife have founded several organizations. The Milstein Family Foundation has been operating under their leadership, and it has made a great impact in the society. Most of the people in the world have to issue so many demands and follow complicated procedures before they can finally accept to offer their help. Gila and Adam Milstein do not have to subject their organization through these processes, and this has won them a lot of respect. Milstein is currently a member of several boards of directors. Most of his foundations deal with Israeli causes. His love for community service and peace has played an influential role in his successful career.
Several years ago, when Milstein and his wife settled in the US, they felt that they would make a difference in the lives of consumers by assisting in the acquisition of new homes. Adam Milstein founded a successful real estate company that has been doing well under his leadership. The company is called Hager Pacific Properties, and it is a leader in the market.
These days investors are seriously looking to India for growth. Developed markets of the European Union and elsewhere are delivering annual returns in the 3% range. At the same time, India has consistently been delivering double-digit returns. With 400 to 500 million middle-class consumers, India’s GDP is anticipated to grow at no less than 7% for years to come.
Many foreign investors see that type of opportunity as something irresistible. However, Anil Chaturvedi, a managing director at Hinduja Bank advises that they look before they leap. Mr. Chaturvedi came to Geneva, Switzerland to help lead the bank as it has begun navigating the global investment waters more fully. One of Hinduja’s primary businesses is locating opportunities in growth markets for their clients. These days India is one of the first places that comes to mind. Thus, the bank has been facilitating many deals in several sectors of the Indian economy. In industries from transportation to food storage, foreign investment capital is eager to be put to work in the South Asian country.
Mr. Chaturvedi is a uniquely qualified man to lead investors into India. First of all, he is Indian. He grew up in the country and schooled there as well. He holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Meerut University and an MBA from Delhi School of Economics at Delhi University. Furthermore, he has worked in the banking Industry there. He began his career at the State Bank of India. So, he has an understanding of the business culture in his native country, which is no doubt useful.
To round out his resume, Mr. Chaturvedi has also had years of experience working for some of the largest financial institutions in the United States as well. He has worked for ANZ Grindlays Bank in New York, where he became head of their operations in North America. Then he later went on to work for one of the largest wealth management firms in the World, Merrill Lynch. During his time at Merrill, Anil Chaturvedi was responsible for more than $1 billion in private wealth assets.