Gareth Henry is currently the managing director of Global Head of Investor Relations. He is also a partner at Angelo, Gordon . Henry was previously the head of investor relations at Fortress Investment Group as well as director of strategic solutions at Schroder Investment Management Limited. After his education at Institute of Actuaries in the UK in 2004, Gareth took up his first job as director of Schroders, where he served for close to two years.
He then joined Fortress Investment Group as the Global Head of Investor Relations, Fortress Liquid Markets in 2004. During his tenure in Fortress Investment Group, Gareth Henry worked hard to ensure that investors were making good decisions especially those that pertain to international investments. In 2004 for instance, he pointed out Brazil as a good investment spot during the country’s electioneering period. The interest rates were good and Henry was sure that the trades were going to be good even after the election period.
Professionally, Gareth Henry is an expert in this field. he has helped many firms get through their challenges by handling them strategically. His main profession of measuring and managing risks and uncertainties has given him a great reputation in the finance and investment sector. The 2011 Institutional Investor Hedge Fund 30 Rising Stars chose him among other rising stars as professionals who had demonstrated great expertise and those that had excellent reputation in the field they represented. He was among the 30 professionals who were thinking and doing what they do differently. This is one of the things that have made Gareth Henry a great success in his career.
His appointment at the Global Head of Investor and client Relations did not come as a surprise owing to his great skills and experience in global investments. He has earned Fortress Investment Group many awards including the Institutional Investor’s Credit-Focused Hedge Fund Firm of the Year 2011. He has helped build relationships for the company in the European, Middle Eastern and African Market as well as in raising capital to ensure that the company’s operations are better than before. Gareth Henry is indeed a rising star.