Wes Edens is Fortress Group of Investment Co-Founder and serves as Principal, Chief Officer for Investments in Private Equity, Private Equity President, Co-Chairman and Private Equity Head from 2009 August. Edens works as Executive Co-chief Officer in the organization since 2017 December. Mr. Edens is in charge of publicly traded and private equity investment alternative businesses. At some time he operated as Executive Chief Officer at Fortress Group of Investments from 1998-2003. Edens graduated from the University of Oregon with Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Science Finance. Mr. Edens has immense credit, management, and private finance equity expertise. Wes Edens is Milwaukee Bucks Co-Owner. In between 2002-2007, he worked as Executive Chief Officer for Investment Holdings in Newcastle. Wes operated in Eurocastle Investment as Executive Chief Officer. While at Global Signal he worked as the President from 2005 December and Executive Chief Officer since 2002 October. In Capstead Mortgage Edens operated as its President and Executive Chief Officer between 2000-2003. At Impac Holdings he was Executive Chief Officer since 1999-2000. Wes was Manager of Global Finance Principal Group. In Switzerland’s Union Bank he was the Managing Director from 1997 to 1998.
Wes Edens acted as Managing Director and Partner in BlackRock Management from 1993-1997. At Lehman Brothers, he operated as Managing Director and Partner between 1987-1993. In Drive Shack, Wes was Director and Chairman since 2002 June. In Fortress Corporation of Credit, he was Principal and Co-Chairman. At Senior Group of Investment, he acts as the Chairman and also Mapeley’s Chairman from 2005 May. Edens serves in East Coast Florida Corporation as the Chairman. 2007-2017 Edens worked as East Coast Florida Railway as the Chairman. He has been New Media Group of Investments from 2013 November. Wes Edens worked as Eurocastle’s Director from 2002 to 2007. In Intrawest Resorts he operated as the chairman from 2014. In 2011 September Edens was Chairman of OneMain Holdings.
Since 2011 September was Springleaf Finance’s Chairman and also Fortress Infrastructure and Transportation Chairman from 2015 to 2016. He was once New Residential Chairman since 2013 April to 2016 May. Edens worked as Nationstar Mortgage Director and Chairman from 2012 to 2016. He operated as Director and Chairman of SeaCube Ltd from 2007 June. In Aircastle Wes Edens was a Chairman from 2004 October to 2012 August and served as Director from 2004 October to 2012 August. Wes was Director and Chairman of Rail America since 2006 November up to 2012 October. He worked as Whistler Blackcomb Director and from October to November 2012. Previously he worked as Pinnacle Holdings Director. Edens graduated from the University of Oregon with Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Science Finance. Mr. Edens has immense credit, management, and private finance equity expertise.