An American Investor popularly known as Wes Edens globally owns a basketball club, and at the same time, he is a professional businessman and an investor of private equity. Citizenship can be acquired in different ways such through birth and registration, and it varies in different countries. Wes Edens having been born in the United States, he is therefore deemed to be the citizen of the United States through birth although currently, he resides in New York City. Also, he is a learned gentleman who pursued his undergraduate studies in the University of Oregon and ended being awarded a Bachelor Degree in Finance and Business Administration. Wes turns to be a family guy who is happily married to Lynn, and they were blessed with four children, their youngest being Mallory.
Having been equipped with sufficient knowledge and skills during his studies, immediately after graduation, he ventured the market to put them to use. His career journey began as a managing director and partner and continued to serve in Lehman Brothers until 1993. In bringing Fortress Investment Group to existence was not a one-person effort but teamwork between Wes Edens and his colleagues.
Fortress Investment Group came to existence in 1998, having his co-founder being Robert Kauffman, Peter Briger, Randal Nardone, Wes Edens as well as Michael Edward and each of them had a legal role to perform. Due to their hard work towards achieving Fortress goals, over the years it has experienced an exponential development and building an excellent reputation for itself.
Fortress Investment Group is seen in another publication dated 28th Jan 2017 to be an organization that can invest in Jamaica due to its capability and success. It also stipulates the frameworks both legal and regulatory that are necessary considerations before spending and Fortress has utilized the frames to offer things of value.
The success of Fortress Investment Group never began recently; it started a while ago when all the three principals of the company agreed that they could transform the operations of the organization from being a single asset strategy manager to become an alternative business. This was back in 2002 when they invited Peter Briger to join the team.
In conclusion, Wes Edens has proven to be a financing guru in Investment owing to all his achievements. Wes has contributed a lot to educate people on ways to manage their funds especially the NBA player who he identified to be illiterate in managing and allocating their incomes.