Mr. Wesley Eden, popularly referred to as Wes, is one of the principal founders of a group known as Fortress Investment. He is an American businessman who works as a private equity investor. This man also owns a team of professional video gaming (E-sports) known as Fly Quest which considers itself as league legends. Mr. Wes also co-owns one of national basketball association team known as Milwaukee together with Marc Lasly. Mr. Wes Eden is one of the billionaires worldwide with a net pay of 2.5 billion dollars. This is because of the shares that earn him around 44 million dollars, in addition to the yearly compensation at their company adding to a total of 54.4 million dollars annually. Wes became a billionaire in 2006 when Japanese company known as Nomura Holdings bought 15% worth assets of Fortress Investment at 888 million and the profit was shared among the five principal founders.
Fortress Investment firm was founded in 1998 by five principal partners among them Mr. Wes Eden. The company specializes in creative financing, contracts bets, and building investments. This man has held several positions in this company since it was formed. Currently, he serves as the Co-CEO, a position he has been holding since December 2017. Before then, he served as president, co-chairman, principal, and head of Private equity.In 2009, Wes served on the board of directors as a co-chairman at Fortress. From 2015 to May 2016, Wes was serving as the head of transportation and infrastructure at LLC. Under his influence, the company made a purchase and become majority shareholders of American General Finance, currently known as Spring Leaf Financial Services. This led to great profit as they managed to sell their shares 27 times higher than the buying price by 2010.
Mr. Wesley Eden studied BS in Finance and Business Administration at Oregon State University in 1984. After this, he joined Lehman Brothers where he worked as a partner and managing director till 1993. Wes joined Back Rocks Private Equity in 1994, as a managing director and partner in division Asset Investor until 1997. He later joined in the co-founding of Fortress Investment in 1998 and has been serving there since then. According to his employees, Mr. Wes is a man of action, full of compassion, and very understanding. He is friendly to his employees giving them the ease to work with him. He values work commitment and leads them by example. He focuses and invests in nurturing individual talents among his employees and this makes him popular in their midst. Several of his employees look at him as a role model.
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