Peter Briger joins Symposium keynote lineup (Magazine Version)


Peter Briger, principal and co-chairman of Fortress Investment Group, will offer a keynote address at the seventh-annual AR Symposium, which is being held November 2-3 in New York City at the New York Athletic Club.

Briger, who is responsible for Fortress's credit hedge funds, joined the firm in March 2002 and has been a member of the board of directors since November 2006. He was elected co-chairman in August 2009. Prior to joining Fortress, Briger spent 15 years at Goldman Sachs, where he became a partner in 1996.

After the crash of 2008, changes made at Fortress's hedge funds