Wesley Edens is also referred to as Wes Edens. He was born in 1961 October 30th. He owns a sports club. Additionally, he the co-founder of Fortress Investment Group. The firm is the most prominent financial and asset management organization in the world. Its headquarters is located in New York, United States.
Edens resides in New York together with his family. He is married to one wife, Lynn Edens. Together, they have four beautiful kids, Mallory Edens, Madison Edens, and two others.
Wes joined the famous University of Oregon. He has an appealing education background. At Oregon University, he pursued a bachelor’s degree of Science in Finance and business administration. Edens was a smart student back on campus. He graduated in 1984. During Eden’s teenage days, he was involved in what many other kids enjoyed doing. However, he was a very competitive skier.
Edens is the co-owner of the Milwaukee basketball club that is located in Milwaukee Wisconsin. Edens co-owns the team businessman Marc Lasry. The duo purchased the sports club from businessman Herb Kohl. The two businessmen paid $550 million to own the club.
Wes Edens and Marc changed the ownership of the club back in 2014. The two entrepreneurs promised the Wisconsin fans that they would not alter the geographical location.
Subsequently, they pledged to build a new Arena for the club. This meant that they were to demolish the BMO Harris Bradley Center. The message was received jovially. The fans were excited about the upcoming transformations.
Wes Edens never made a quick dive into his career. He decided to take a break of three years. In 1987, Wes Edens got a working position at the Lehman Brothers firm.
He served the organization for seven years. He worked as a managing director and a partner. Eden later decided to quit and do something different. Wes felt like venturing into something more challenging and complex. He joined Blackrock’s company but later resigned after working there for three years. His stay there was short-lived.
Today, Wes Edens is an expert in the Financial Industry. He runs the most projecting financial investment organization on planet Earth.