Fortress Investment Group Co-Founder Randal Nardone
Randal Nardone is a former lawyer and one of the co-founders of Fortress Investment Group. Nardone has spent many years working in the financial sector after working in the legal field. Over the last several years, Randal has held a number of key managerial positions in both law and finance. During his career, he has held positions such as managing director, principal and co-chief executive officer. By holding these positions, Randal Nardone has been able to exhibit excellent leadership and ability to help firms reach their unique goals.
Before beginning his career in both law and finance, Randal Nardone attended the University of Connecticut. While attending this college, Randal studied English and biology and would eventually complete a degree in both fields. This allowed Randal to pursue a graduate degree in law. Once he completed his undergraduate education, Nardone moved on to attend Boston University where he would complete its law degree program. Randal would eventually complete the JD degree in law and start his career. The first professional experience of his career came at a New York City law firm known as Thatcher, Proffitt & Wood. Randal Nardone served as one of the practicing attorneys. Within a few years, Randal would eventually become a member of the firm’s committee of executives. This gave Randal his first leadership experience. Nardone would then decide to leave Thatcher, Proffitt & Wood and pursue opportunities in the financial sector.
One of the notable opportunities that Randal Nardone pursued was at a firm called Blackrock Financial Management. Once joining this firm Randal would hold the position of principal where he would occupy a top managerial role. As the principal of the Blackrock Financial Management, Nardone would be in charge of the operations of the firm and help with its acquisition of new clients. After a few years, Randal would move on to another financial services firm.
Randal would join UBS and become its managing director. For one year, he would provide key leadership for the firm as playing an active role in client acquisition. In 1998, Randal would use his experience to get involved in entrepreneurship. He co-foundedFortress Investment Group and helped the firm become a leading asset management firm in the financial services industry.