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Peter Briger Fortress Investment Group

Fortress investment group was established in 1998 to serve as private equity company by Randal A., and Wesley R. Peter Briger is the board of director’s Co-Chairman and principle at fortress investment group. He has been the principle of this company from August 2009 and as a member of the board of directors from November 2006. He has operated as an associate of the fortress management committee since March 2002. Briger is the figure behind the real estate and credit business established at the fortress.

Briger joined fortress investment group in March 2002. Before this time, he had served at Goldman, Sachs and company for fifteen years and later became a partner to this group in 1996. Briger served at Linktone as a member of advisory team. He also served in a non-profit making company, tripping point, whose main work was serving little income earning homesteads in San Francisco as a member of the board. Peter also worked as a member of the board at caliber schools, which is a chain of charter schools which is charged with a responsibility of preparing their learners for success four-year competitive colleges and yonder. He studied at the Pennsylvania University where he did his masters of business administration and later joined the University of Princeton for his B.A. He has four children, and he is position three hundred and seventeen in the billionaire’s list with his net worth approximated to be around one billion and five hundred million US dollars. He is forty-three years old and lives in New York in the United States.

Peter is a member of the alumina advisory panel which comprises of wealthy entrepreneurs. They are aluminous of the school, with high knowledge in entrepreneurship practice and are charged with a responsibility of providing tactical guidance on alumni relations at Princeton and also a member of the entrepreneurship funding task force which is charged with a responsibility of setting priorities and establishing standards on how financial resources are to be used.

In 2013, Fortress investment group set up a meeting with Wells Fargo executives in New York to discuss how they could partner and create a controlled Bitcoin exchange which would be the first to be formed in the world. He was one of the selected few executives sent to represent fortress company. In his speech, he stated how the Bitcoin business was a gold mine and how it could be used as a cheap and instant way to send currency all over the world. He further pointed out the business gap that needed to be filled by the joined partnership between the fortress and Wells Fargo since there was no any American- based controlled Bitcoin exchange formulated at the time. Peters interest in Bitcoin business began way back in 2013 after he met up with Wences Casares who had successfully sold out a large number of his startups. Casares explained to Peter how Bitcoin technology worked and how money moved instantly all over the world. His intended partnership with Wells Fargo didn’t come to pass, but Wallstreet ’s investment in bitcoins had just begun.

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