Wes Edens is a well-known businessman in many areas. One of those areas is the co-owner of the Milwaukee Bucks NBA franchise. He and others came together to help the team win their first title in fifty years. Wes Edens and the other owners are in a celebratory mood. The Milwaukee Bucks are the newest NBA champions.
One of the things that makes Wes Edens stand out is the fact that he is a great businessman and keeps everyone moving forward. His net worth as of right now is one point two billion dollars. The reason that he achieved billionaire status is due to the fact that he is a chairman of Fortress Investment Group. The business went public in 2007 and made him a celebrity overnight.
There are other owners besides Wes Edens. Marc Lasry and James Dinan also have big stakes in the team as well and the group purchased the team for five hundred fifty million dollars in 2014. In six years time they are at the top of the basketball world.
Marc Lasry is also the CEO of Avenue Capital Group. This company has been a success for the family since he co-founded it with his sister in 1995. He is also a major donor to the Democratic Party.
James Dinan is also a businessman. He founded York Capital Management in 1991 and still runs the firm today. Another owner of the team is Mike Fascietelli. He graduated from Harvard and went to work for Goldman Sachs in their real estate division.
These are the men behind the Milwaukee Bucks. They are the ones who keep the team moving forward to the top of the mountain. Now they have achieved their dream goal. It was due to all the very hard work of everyone involved.