Peter Briger Businessman and Philanthropist

Offices at Fortress

Peter Briger joined Fortress in 2002 and is the present President of Fortress Credit Corporation. He serves the Credit and Real Estate Sector at Fortress; since 2009, he has been the Co-Chairman of the Board.

Early Education

Peter Briger received his M.B.A. from Wharton Business School. Peter Briger also attended Princeton University, where he received a B.A.

Memberships, Director, Board Advisory Position

Advisory Board Member of Spearhead, LLC.

Board Member of Caliber Schools.

Princeton University Investment Company, Director.

Hospital for Special Surgery, Board Member.

Goldman Sachs

Peter Briger was employed by Goldman Sachs from

Mr. Briger spent 15 years at Goldman Sachs & Co., where he became a Partner in 1996.

Career Highlights Glodman Sachs

Over the course of his career at Goldman Sachs

Co-Head: Trading Business and Loan Sales, of the Investments Group Fixed Income,

Asian Real Estate, and Asian Distressed Debt. Lastly, Peter Briger serves Linktone on their Advisory Board.

Forbes List of Billionaires:

  • 2007- #407
  • 2008- #962

Philanthropic Works

  • Central Park Conservatory
  • Caliber Schools-network of charter schools in Richmond, CA.
  • Tipping Point-non-profit in fighting poverty in San Francisco area.
  • Entrpreneur Support Program- Princeton his Alma Mater

Summary

At Princeton he provides a seed fund to encourage and support recent entrepreneurs form the program with a matching seed fund of upto $100K. Briger has also served on the Board of Directors of Princeton University investment Company. His works with the Caliber free charter schools is his statement of the importance of the chartered school system. With well over two decades in the finacial services world and served in prominenet positions at many of the most successful companies today, he enjoys serving to help the restore the community where he lives thru his philanthropic efforts. How Wall Street got into the wild business of Bitcoin