Successful investment executive Randall Nardone provided legal expertise that provided the structured knowledge for the founding of Fortress Investment Group the extremely profitable and respected alternative asset investment firm. Randall Nardone was educated with his Bachelors of Arts Degree from the University of Connecticut and continued his education at a Boston University School of Law where he received his Juris Degree. After his college career, Randall Nardone began his professional career at Thacher Proffitt & Wood law firm where he became a respected asset to the organization and leader serving as a member of the executive committee and also a partner for the company.After his successful tenure at Thacher Proffitt and Wood, he accepted a position at the world-renowned financial investment firm BlackRock Financial Management where he became a principal member of the organization and provided high-level legal and financial expertise that propelled the company to profitable returns on investment.
By establishing a reputation as a shrewd steward over the organization and valuable asset at BlackRock Randall Nardone was offered a position at UBS where he served for a year and continued to advance that organization through successful investment opportunities that produced lucrative returns on investment. By increasing his professional and business portfolio, he established a reputation as a shrewd businessman and very intelligent investor in various asset classes around the globe. In 1998, he joined five partners to found the Fortress Investment Group where he provided the legal expertise from his background and shrewd investment insight to establish the company on a strong foundation of solid governance and intellectually strong mentorship.
With the guidance of Randall Nardone along with Peter Briger, Michael Edwards, Wes Edens, and Rob Kauffman as the founding members of Fortress Investment Group the company began to expand its operations and capitalize on various types of distressed, underperforming, and illiquid asset classes to provide extremely lucrative returns on investments on a global scale. Fortress Investment Group has more than 1750 individual and institutional clients that they serve and the company manages assets well over $30 billion. Fortress Investment Group was sold to SoftBank Group in December 2017 for a price tag of $3.3 billion. After the sale of Fortress Investment Group to SoftBank Group, Randall Nardone remained as principal and executive for the organization and continues to serve admirably to this day. The foundation of Fortress Investment Group was established by Randall Nardone and his intellectual expertise in legal and investment analysis and continues to propel the company to astronomical success and large returns on investment for its clients.