Wes Edens is a very established investor and the co-chair of Fortress Investment Group which is the leading New York Investment manager. Wes is also the founder of a list of high-end investments the majority of which are based in New York. He also happens to be the co-owner of Milwaukee Bucks, a leading NBA business and they have established alongside with Mark Lasrey. His primary interests are private equity firm and hedge funds. The prolific businessman has recently received a very impressive review by the famous Forbes his knack for growing business, and innovation as well.
Education and Career Background
Wes Edens,57 studied business, and finance at the Oregon State University. He has a vibrant career background and possesses a vast range of experience in finance sector. He worked as the partner of Lehman Brother and Blackrock Private Equity between 1987 and 1996. He was able to amass a wealth of experience which has made him a great fiancé expert. After gaining the relevant expertise, he was able to try together with four others towards establishing Fortress Investments. The company was founded in 1998 and has been able to expand rapidly, and today they specialize in public and private equities, real estate as well as hedge funds. Wes Edens also has been known because of the numerous positions besides his roles at Fortress. He is the chairman of the National Start Mortgage which is a renowned home financier.
Wes Career Achievements
Wes Edens has been able to establish an excellent reputation as a manager and a leader because of the skills and knowledge as well as the experience he has in the finance sector. He has been able to grow very fast to the excellent levels of career growth at Fortress and many other organizations. He was a very instrumental person during the purchase of the stakes at Springfield Financial Services. The deal made his company the biggest and one of the ranked stakeholders of Springleaf. The fortress was able to receive enormous profits from it. Weds is also the board chair at the Media Investment Group, One Main Holding as well as Drive Shark.
Wes Eden has a broad range of skills and expertise in various fields including video gaming. He is the owner and the Chief Executive Officer of the league of legends. The game happens to be among the most popular in the United States. He also co-owns Milwaukee Busks together with Mark Larsey.