Randal Nardone is the co founder and one of the leading executives of the financial services firm Fortress Investment Group. As the principal of the firm, he is a part of its management committee. Since 1998, Nardone has led Fortress Investment Group and has built it into one of the top investment firms in the world. Over the course of his career, he has been able to help the firm expand worldwide as well as offer a variety of services that meet the many needs of both private and institutional investors. Nardone’s firm helps manage a number of assets such as real estate, private equity and credit backed securities. As a resident of New York City, Randal is one of the wealthiest individuals in the world according to Forbes.After Nardone finished high school, he went on to pursue higher education at the University of Connecticut. At this university, he would study English and biology and earn a bachelor’s degree in both fields. This enabled him to move on to attend law school at Boston University.
Once he finished law school, Randal would then begin his career by working at the firm Thacher Proffitt & Wood based in New York City. Eventually, Randal would become a partner of the firm and take on a leadership role. He would then move on to the field of finance and get his first opportunity at the Swiss investment banking firm UBS. At UBS, Randal would become the managing director. After working at UBS, Randal would then pursue an opportunity at another financial services firm Blackrock Financial Management. Nardone would serve as the principal at this firm.In 1998, Randal would co found Fortress Investment Group and immediately take on the role as principal. This allowed him to lead the firm and establish it as a top investment management firm. In 2007, Nardone would hold an initial public offering for the firm. By 2014, his firm would be named Hedge Fund Manager of the Year and Management Firm of the Year.
With this recognition, Randal’s firm Fortress Investment Group would continue to build its reputation as one of the most trusted and competent financial services firms in the world.As well as being the co founder of Fortress Investment Group, Randal has also co founded a number of other firms in the financial services industry. Nardone has founded companies such as FIG LLC, Macro Advisors, Fortress Credit Corporation and FM Falstaff Advisors LLC. At these firms, he held positions such as principal and director. He would continue to provide top level leadership at these firms and make them highly reputable and high performing financial services companies.With his experience in law and finance, Randal Nardone has proven himself as one of the leading executives and entrepreneurs in the industry. What has enabled him to succeed and stand out among others is his knowledge of both law and finance. He is able to combine his legal knowledge and financial knowledge to provide direction, strategy and leadership to any firm that he participates in. His expertise has also allowed him to make a significant impact on both his companies and the financial industry as a whole.