Wes Edens a U.S. Investor, entrepreneur and business leader is well known for his investment company Fortress Investment Group and also his presence in the National Basketball Association with the Milwaukee bucks. His far ranging business endeavors have had a major impact on both individuals as well as many industries. Since founding his investment company in 1998 Wes Eden has made his self known for being one of the savviest and creative investors around. With over 42 billion dollars managed by some of the worlds largest investment partners Fortress has grown from a small private company to a global company.
To capitalize Fortress made trans-formative changes such as energy and infrastructure, financial Services, health care, media and real estate. To take it even further Wes Edens company has financed the passenger rail company formally known as Brightline. The company plans to extend the rail line from Orlando to Tampa since it is already operating in Miami and West Palm Beach. Also, there is interest in getting a passenger line from Southern California to Las Vegas. Wes Edens has also created an energy company called New Fortress Energy that is made to provide new and modern infrastructure solutions.
This will create a more reliable and cleaner energy source while making a positive economic impact worldwide. The New Fortress Energy story began when Wes Edens wanted to make a better energy footprint. In 2014 Wes Edens became part owner of the Milwaukee Bucks. He also decided to take his enjoy his passion by also investing in E- sports. Eden has found a way to make sure that his Businesses stay afloat and succeed. He also shares his passions and creative investments with his wife. Edens wife helps to educate many that find challenges with far- ranging investments. to go along with their teaching efforts they created a college called Edens Professorship in Global Health at Macalester College.