Wes Edens is an American entrepreneur, sports team owner, and an investor. Wes Edens is among the co-founders of Fortress Investment Management. He owns several organizations including Milwaukee Bucks and the League of Legends team FlyQuest. Wes Edens studied at Oregon state university where he graduated with a degree in Finance and Business Administration in the year 1984.Mr. Wes Edens started his career at Lehman Brothers in the year 1987. He served Lehman Brothers as a managing director and a partner. He left the firm in 1993 and joined BlackRock Asset Investors that is private equity division of BlackRock. He worked with the BlackRock as a managing director and a partner until 1997.
After leaving BlackRock, Edens and other four gentlemen came together and founded Fortress Investment Management in 1998. He served Fortress as a co-chairman of the Board of Directors and later as the Chairman of Transport and Infrastructure Investors LLC.He is currently the Chairman of Nationstar Mortgage that was called Centex Equity company LLC. This firm is a Mortgage Lender. It was purchased by Fortress Investment Management. Wes Edens was born and raised in Helena, Montana. He has always been committed to delivering in all the positions he holds. His performance reflects his efforts and dedication.
Wes Edens has been in the forefront of ensuring that Fortress Investment Management and other firms that he heads achieve and maintain world-class standards. He is a resource to those companies. He recently staked his fortune of $150 million for Fortress Equity Partner. His colleague also added some more $50 million for the same investment plan. The program is set to target investing in healthcare, financial-services payouts, and infrastructure.He has also been focusing on his downtown arena site to see its completion. At the same time, his investment firm in New York City has been generating large incomes. His $150 million investment has been all over the press lately. His name has grown into a brand in the recent days.