Fortress Poised To Poach UBS’ Misra

Apr 16 2014 | 2:54pm ET

A top UBS banker is poised to join Fortress Investment Group’s credit and real-estate business.

Rajeev Misra is preparing to leave the Swiss bank, Bloomberg News reports. He’ll become a senior managing director at Fortress, working under Peter Briger, its head of credit.

Misra is currently a senior adviser to UBS’ executive board, a position he has held since June. He previously served as co-head of fixed-income and head of financial solutions. Prior to joining UBS, he worked at Deutsche Bank.


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