Gareth Henry also known as Gareth J Henry studied at University of Edinburgh, Scotland with a bachelors of Actuarial Mathematics. He also has a Dual Honors in the same course from Heriot-Watt University . In addition he is an Alumni of the Institute of Actuaries, UK, and Society of Actuaries, USA.
After graduating he joined Schroders, a global investment company based in UK, working at multi assets faction as its product manager. He had worked also at Watson Wyatt in research management. He later joined Fortress Investment Group, a leading alternative investment manager in 2007 to assist in its marketing cause.
About Fortress Fortress Investment Group LLC was founded on 1998 by the likes of Wes Edens and Peter Briger. It has over $40 billion assets under its management with the credit team having over $13 billion. Fortress Credit Corporation alone has more than 300 professionals working in it.
Institutional Investor at is magazines yearly awards named Fortress Investment Group as the Years Credit-Focused Hedge Fund Firm in 2010. Gareth Henry had been able to raise capital and create connections in Europe, Africa, and other places; this had made him be recognized as an institutional investor and rising star in the same event.
Opportunities to invest During Brazil’s 2014 presidential elections period the $63 Fortress executive, has said it would offer some of the best trading opportunities. Gareth Henry likened it to Scotland’s failed independence election which had created excellent opportunities. Scotland’s event was marked with major uncertainties while Brazilians bet was simpler because Dilma Rousseff chances were on a downward trend.
Trends that elicit this feelings What excites him the most in alternatives, are changing of direct deals in private equity by last institutional clients, making large clients join in with partners. In addition, the other trend is the happening in block chain and Crypto currencies where a number of alternative professionals are said to join in the venture.
As of January ,2016 to February, 2018, Gareth Henry has been working as the Global Head of Investor Relations at Angelo, Gordon & Company. It is an alternative investment firm based in New York. Mr Schloss had noted that the seasoned manager, with his global relation experience had been an asset to them, continuing to build their relations around the globe.