Wes Edens is a principal at Fortress Investment Group, and he has achieved a lot of things in his entrepreneurial journey. Today he has established himself as a great entrepreneur in the competitive business environment. He is known for successfully undertaking several investment projects and being a leader at Fortress Investment Group where he has managed to take the company to the next level when it comes to their investment. He is currently the chairman of the company and has come up with various development projects to ensure Fortress Investment Group continues to expand and achieve its agenda.
His journey to success
The career of Wes Edens has come from a humble beginning. He started by pursuing his education whereby he attended Oregon State University. He graduated in 1984 with a degree in Finance and Business Administration. That marked the beginning of his career, and after school, he went to work with Lehman Brothers. He worked at the company with diligence and rose to the position of a managing director. He also became a partner at the firm. He worked here for years and gained the necessary skills needed in the financial industry. After he had gained knowledge and experience, he decided to move to pursue other endeavors. That is when he met other individuals who had the same goal and Fortress Investment Group was born. They had a vision and were dedicated, and that is why they have managed to make the company successful.
Role at Fortress Investment Group
Apart from being one of the founders of Fortress Investment Group, Wes Edens also serves as the chairman of the company currently. He is not only in Fortress Investment, but he has also ventured into other industries like real estate, healthcare industry, transportation, and media. That is what makes him an outstanding investor because he has ventured into various sectors. At Fortress Investment Group, Wes Edens is working hard to ensure the services customers receive are exceptional. He has also come up with innovative ideas to ensure the services delivered to customers are excellent. Wes Edens is a leader with a lot of experience in management.