Global Head of Investor Relations
|Born||London, United Kingdom|
|Residence||New York, City|
|Alma mater||University of Edinburgh|
|Employer||Fortress Investment Group|
|Home town||London, United Kingdom|
|Title||Global Head of Investor Relations|
Education[edit | edit source]
Gareth Henry took his love of mathematics to Heriot-Watt University in 1997. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Actuarial Mathematics and Statistics in 2001.
Career[edit | edit source]
After graduating from Heriot-Watt University, Gareth obtained his first job with Watson Wyatt where he joined the manager research team as an analyst. He eventually moved on to the Global Investment Management Services team where he remained there until 2004.
Gareth Henry joined SEI Investments as an investment manager in 2004, where he served and managed consultants, insurers and pension funds. After a year with this company, he moved on to became the Director of Shroders in 2005.
After nearly two years at Shroders, Gareth Henry let his sense of adventure take over and he joined Fortress Investment Group in 2007. This job opportunity required that he move to the United States where he became the company’s managing director.
As the Head of International Investor Relations, Gareth raised significant capital for Fortress’ hedge funds, real estate holdings, private equity and private credit. His job required that he engage with companies in the Middle East, Europe and the United Kingdom. He also oversaw distribution agreements all over Asia.
At the same time, he was the Global Head of Investor Relations in which he managed the company’s $4 billion hedge fund business.
Gareth Henry is now based in New York where he is served as the Global Head of Investor Relations for Angelo, Gordon & Co. where he is a partner. In 2016, he raised $4.5 billion for this company. In 2017, he managed to raise $2.5 billion in real estate and credit products.