Fortress Investment Group is a top global asset management firm based in New York and was founded in 1998 by Robert J. Kauffman, Randal A. Nardone, and Wesley R. Edens. It partnered with Car Capital, Digital Bridge, and Al Jazeera Media Network.
Fortress Investment Group manages private investors and institutional customers globally across various liquid hedge funds, private equity, credit, and traditional strategies on asset management. It also invests in real estate assets and loans and offers customized financial solutions.
The leadership of Fortress Investment Group is dedicated to maintaining strong corporate practices and policies. Its Board of Directors has initiated policies, procedures, and a framework to establish the business’s highest accountability and integrity levels. The basic competencies for Fortress Investment are:
Fortress has designed tools for structural, operational, and strategic challenges to extract value and engage in complex investments.
Fortress Group has a deep understanding of the industries it invests in. As it executes investment and operates portfolio companies, Fortress has nurtured a team of investment specialists who have specific skills in the industry and relationships with top institutions, organizations, and individuals globally.
Fortress Investment has significant capital market prowess to secure low-rise and low-cost financing for its investments through equity and debt capital markets accessibility.
Corporate mergers and acquisitions
Through experience in corporate mergers and acquisitions, Fortress can efficiently work with corporate boards of management, directors, and other stakeholders to determine optimal execution and structuring of an investment.
Among the policies of Fortress, diversity and inclusion are given a top priority, which has significantly contributed to its success in New York and other parts. Fortress Investment Group is devoted to attracting, developing, and retaining workforce diversity and fostering cultural inclusion. This enhances the ability to execute its strategies and deliver excellent returns to its customers.