The ability of a business to flourish is heavily vested on a visionary leader who dedicates his entire energy to drive the business towards meeting the set goals. The leader of an organization is like a pace setter who is to be emulated and the business will definitely grow in accordance with the pace set by the leader. Exemplary leaders, who know that they are the drivers in the steering of their businesses will therefore centrally positioning themselves to give directives that will expand their businesses. Wes Edens is one example of splendid leader, who has come to the full realization that the success of Fortress is directly skewed to his excellent leadership performance.
Who is Wes Edens?
Wes Edens the jointly coined Fortress Group with his like-minded partner, he equally possesses a basketball team operating nationally. He recently made his third acquisition by purchasing Citigroup. The buying which is to be done by Springleaf Financial matures and makes one of the most magnificent finance company that will serve the soaring needs of consumers as well as a subprime lender in the entire nation. The massive investment with $14 billion has stretched with at least 2000 branches have widened the capacity to serve their clients in the US.
The Acquisition of Companies
Wes Edens has made sequential acquisition; this followed eight days after he made two other acquisitions. He purchased two holding apart that belonged to Bill Erbey who is the ex-chairman of a mortgage servicing company. This was a serious boon for the company Fortress which owns more than 80 percent of Springleaf. When Sprigleaf joined Fortress, a new business journey started for both of them. Their coming together added more power; therefore they will serve more customers.
Wes Edens, was an excellent pace setter in leadership, he is the CEO and a Co-Chairman of the group. He co-founded Fortress and he became in charge of Private Equity before evolving through many leadership positions prior to assuming his current roles in December of 2017. Before joining the Fortress, the superior business investor and a devoted leader worked as a managing director and a partner at Lehman Brothers in the year 1987. He continued diffusing his expertise in different organizations and he joined Black Rock where he faithfully served until 1997 when he was about to establish the Fortress which was majorly his idea. Now that Fortress Investment Group has been acquired by Softbank Group, Wes Edens is retaining his leadership position.