Gareth Henry was the London-based managing director of Fortress Investment Group where he was employed for over 8 years. His time with the company spanned from July of 2007 to December of 2014. Henry was in charge of securing capital in the African, European, and Middle Eastern markets. He worked diligently to build relationships and create established ties to insurance companies, wealth funds, and pension funds.
Prior to his employment at Fortress Investment Group, Gareth Henry studied actuarial mathematics at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland. He received First Class Honors from Heriot-Watt University where he graduated with his bachelors of science degree. Following his graduation in 2001, Henry worked in management research at Watson-Wyatt for a few years. After that period of time, Gareth Henry joined the U.K. based money management firm known as Schroders where he moved up in the ranks to become a product manager in the multi-asset global investment firm. From there he made the successful transition to his position at Fortress Investment Group. Additionally, Henry is a honored to be a fellow of both the Institute of Actuaries in the United Kingdom and the Society of Actuaries in the United States.
Fortress Investment Group has experienced growth in earning estimates and Credit Suisse analyst, Craig Siegenthaler, recently upgraded shares of Fortress. He believes that clarity on principal compensation and a stock dividend increase will drive the benefits of the company.
Fortress is heavily vested in the hedge fund and private equities businesses. As a global investment management firm, Fortress Investment Group appears to be well-positioned to experience favorable long-term relative fund performance.
Gareth Henry is currently based in New York. He was employed as the global head of investor relations at Angelo, Gordon, and Company where he was employed from January of 2016 until February, 2018.