Randal Nardone is not a new name to active players in the world of finance. He got his first role in this realm at Blackrock financial management where he served as principal. He then got a better opportunity at UBS where he worked for a year, and later resigned so he could pursue his entrepreneurial ventures. It is after this that he together with Wesley Edens, Rob Kauffman and later Peter Briger established alternative investment firm, Fortress Investment Group. Since then, Randal Nardone has been instrumental to the operations of the company and through collaborative efforts with the other principals, has successfully turned Fortress into one of the most reputable alternative investment firms in the finance arena.
Besides being the co-founder and principal of the firm, Randal is also part of the board of directors, oversees several credit funds and was appointed principal in 2013. His fantastic leadership capabilities can be credited to the fact that having pursued law at Boston University and worked as a lawyer at Thacher, Proffitt, and Wood, Randal boasts both legal and financial skills. His exceptional skills have been beneficial not only to the firm but to him as well as he is now one of the most affluent self-made individuals and was even listed #557 on Forbes of wealthiest individuals. Besides his JD from Boston University, Randal Nardone also pursued two separate degrees in English and Biology from the University of Connecticut. Randal has always been optimistic about the various decisions made by the company’s management team. For instance, he believes that the recent acquisition of Fortress by Softbank will be for the greater good of the firm.
Besides his countless responsibilities at Fortress Investment Group, Randal Nardone also singlehandedly executes the roles of president as well as chairman atSpringleaf Holdings, secretary of Ric Conivestment Fund and Newcastle and COO of Impac Commercial Holdings. The mentioned are just a few of his roles in the industry. Despite his tight schedule, Randal still finds time to give back the community and is a part of various charitable organizations. He is indeed a true definition of a successful leader as he selflessly puts the needs of others before his needs.