Randal Nardone is a financial whose ambition cannot be tethered and this was evident back in 1988 when he joined camp with Wesley Edens and several others to form Fortress Investment Group. Randal was beaming with confidence and experience having been in the field of finance for over a decade, and this was the spirit that has made Fortress an investment giant over the years. Randall says he invested more than just money in Fortress. He views the company as a symbol of his commitment, talent, hard work and time and as his mother contribution to the finance world. Today Fortress is the leading investment company, offering premium services to their clientele base which has grown to myriads of customers around the globe. The number of international companies opting for Fortress services has increased each day and this evidently because of the elite background that Randal and his partners set while the company was still young.
Randal Nardone is without a whisker of doubt among the top influential financials in the world. The fact that he did not initially start in finance only makes his success more deserved and convincing. Nardone initially started in law after attaining a degree from University of Connecticut and masters from Boston University. His law career was marked with success and he even became one of the partners at Thatcher Profit & Wood a reputable law firm. He also worked as a manager at UBS for twelve months and prior to that, he was at BlackRock where he was the principal. Nardone would later gain an interest in finance and would switch to the field leading to their partnership with Wesley Edens to form Fortress.
Over the course of his career at Fortress and other institutions, Nardone has exhibited extra-ordinary finance skills and leadership qualities. His years in the field of finance has enabled his work at different positions, therefore making him an all-around financialist. This is the attitude he and his partners have built Fortress on and it is no surprise that other top companies including Japanese Firm, Softbank expressed interest to purchase the company. Softbank made a successful bid and thereafter bought Fortress at a value of $3.3 Billion. Randal Nardone was pivotal during the purchase and it was not a surprise that Softbank management retained him in the management position.
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He not only serves at Fortress as the chief operating officer and in charge of financial and legal issues, he also serves as a director of Springleaf Finance Inc., Brookdale Senior Living Inc., GAGFAH S.A., Springleaf Finance Corporation, Alea Group Holdings (Bermuda) Ltd, Eurocastle Investment Limited and Springleaf Finance Inc.