The Fall and Rise of Fortress Investment Group LLC

Initially founded as a private firm, Fortress Investment Group LLC grew exponentially with its private equity funds netting 39.7% seven years after its inception. Rob Kauffman, executive director at UBS; Wesley R. Edens, co-owner of Milwaukee Bucks and Randal A. Nardone, a managing director at UBS, spearheaded its successful real-estate investments and expanded it into …