The leadership and performance of a business are inseparable; they can be equated to complimentary organs of the body like the legs that perform equal tasks to ensure the body moves from one point to another. In order to ensure business performance, leaders have to make decisions that are very critical but need to be done swiftly. Wes Edens is a vivid example of leaders who to make a well have thought decision for the better of Fortress investment group.
Milwaukee who is a co-owner with Wes Edens supports his partner acfter announcing the sale of the organization. The deal is projected to close through a $3.3 billion to SoftBank Corporation Group in Japan. Fortress was jointly coined by Wes Edens and Milwaukee.Wes Edens earned total earning after selling his stock which worth $512 million. Additionally he received $11.4 million all the way from February as a bonus dividend due to the same deal. Moreover Wes Edens earned another $1.4 million from his unvested shares.
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Fortress Investment Group, based in New York City will continue with its normal business operation as an independent wing under the umbrella of soft bank. The three key principals of Fortress Group who include Peter Briger, Randy Nardone and Wes Edens will continue performing their leadership roles in a new term that will run for at least five years as per the terms of the contract.
SoftBank was founded by Masayoshi and it is situated in Tokyo. In the deal to acquire Fortress, the shareholders $8.08 on each share which can be equated to $2.25 on each premium share and this was a closing cost of $5.83 on each share as per 13th of February in the year 2017. The entire transaction yielded helped Wes Edens to the value of his stock which was increased by $142.6 million. All the shareholders consented to the terms of business and approved the transaction in July 12 in the year 2017.
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Wesley Edens is a renowned businessman in America currently ranked 962 in the Forbess’ billionaires list. He also owns a National Basketball Association which is stationed at Milwaukee. Wes Edens started his career life at California Loans and Savings he later joined Lehman Brothers, BlackRock and UBS respectively. He is currently a co-chairman of Wes Edens an impressive step in his career.