Fortress Investment Group is one of the largest investment management companies in the globe. The company serves more than a thousand and seven hundred institutional and private companies in different parts of the globe. Since it was founded in 1998, Fortress Investment Group has continued to perform well over the decades. With a determined and loyal team of principals and management, the company is currently managing investments worth more than 60 billion dollars. Among the team that has led to this much success is Gareth Henry.
• Gareth Henry at Fortress Investment Group
Gareth Henry joined the Fortress Investment Group in 2007. Gareth plays the role of managing director of the company. His responsibilities as the managing director include leading in investor relation initiatives for the company’s global liquid markets, as well as leading in the marketing efforts of the company. Prior to these responsibilities, Henry was the head of the international relations in London where he oversaw the building of the company’s relationship with its European, Middle East, and Asian clients and capital raising initiatives.
Gareth also plays the financial advisory role at Fortress. His extensive knowledge of the industry both locally and globally makes him the perfect candidate to play this role in the company.
• Gareth before Fortress Investment Group
Before joining Fortress Investment Group, Gareth worked in a number of prestigious institutions including the Schroders Inc. where he was the director for strategic solutions. He also worked as an investment and liability-driven solutions advisor in Schroders among other financial institutions.
• Education background, affiliations and achievements
Gareth Henry attended the Heriot-Watt University where he graduated with a first class degree. He is a fellow at the United States and United Kingdom Institutes of Actuaries and Society of Actuaries respectively.
Henry was named one of the institutional investors rising stars by the Institutional Investor Magazine for his outstanding accomplishments and contributions in the investments industry. During the same event where he was honored, Fortress Investment Group was named the year’s most outstanding credit-focused hedge fund firm for its achievements, innovation, and contributions in the very competitive industry in 2011.