Founder, Investment Firm

Gareth Henry, the Managing Director Fortress Investment Group

Mr Gareth Henry is the current managing director at Fortress Investment Group where his main role is to raise capital in the Middle Eastern, European, and African Markets. In his current role, Mr Gareth has performed exceptionally building strong relationships and sales strategy for Fortress Investment Group. He has succeeded in establishing great relationships with sovereign wealth funds, insurance companies and pension funds across the world.

Mr Gareth Henry was the Global Head of Investor Relations for Fortress Liquid Markets. In his role at Fortress Liquid Markets, Henry led a team of investment professionals targeting clients in the Middle East, Asia, Canada, Europe, and the United States. To this end, he was responsible for managing all marketing, client and sales services. Before this role, he was the Head of International Investor Relations for the same company in London. During his stint in London, Mr Henry was credited for having developed and implemented a winning sales strategy for the company. Gareth Henry was also recognized for having helped the establishment of consulting and institutional relationships across the company’s credit, hedge fund, fixed income businesses, and private equity.

Before Henry Joined Fortress Investment Group, he has worked as the Director of Strategic Solutions at Schroder in London. He has also worked as an Investment Manager at SEI Investment Investments in London and Philadelphia. Moreover, he was also an analyst at Watson Wyatt LLP London. Mr Gareth has also served as a Fellow of the UK Institute of Actuaries and the US Society of Actuaries. To this end, he has earned a reputation throughout his career as a professional capable of delivering strong results.

Gareth Henry is a graduate of Heriot-Watt University in the United Kingdom where he studied actuarial mathematics as well as statistics. In 2011, Institutional Investor named Gareth Henry as a Rising Star for his role in developing innovative sales and growth strategies at Fortress Investment Group. The Rising Star award is given to young professionals who have shown significant contributions to their companies and industries thus making them stand out among their peers. These are professionals who show a great future and vision so that in the future, they are likely to take leadership roles in companies and industries.

Businessman, Company, Entrepreneur, Founder

Guilherme Paulus Strengthens Communities Through Travel

Guilherme Paulus is a seasoned entrepreneur and co-founder of CVC, Latin America’s largest tour operator. He established the company in 1972 at the age of 24 along with partner and politician Carlos Vicente Cerchiari in Santo Andre, Brazil. Four years later his partner left the organization, but under the leadership of Mr. Paulus, CVC has become a multi-billion dollar company and is still growing.

A major contributing factor to the growth of CVC was the partial sale of the company to the Carlyle Group in 2009. Company stock was offered on the stock exchange in 2013 and future plans include the opening of 100 new stores annually. Currently, there are at least 540 CVC locations in malls, hypermarkets and commercial galleries. Read more about Guilherme Paulus at terra.com

Because he has experienced great professional and financial success, Guilherme Paulus understands the importance of developing the communities that CVC is a part of by educating the younger generations and giving back to people in need. The company sponsors the National Project of Professional Initiation In Tourism, an immersion program in tourism offered to children who have expressed an interest in the field. CVC also supports the PIET project, which provides training in the tourism industry for vulnerable young people.

As a philanthropist, Guilherme Paulus gives generously to low-income citizens in the community through the Dr. Klaide Care and Education Foundation. Individuals receive support in school and vocational courses, as well as help with medical and psychological needs. There is even assistance for recreational activities.

Not only has Guilherme Paulus aided in strengthening future generations of workers and communities, his keen business sense has led to growth in the global economy. The expansion of CVC has led to over 30 thousand partnerships with airlines, hotels and land and sea carriers. All of these business sectors are vital to the travel industry and the collaborations have created many jobs, allowing communities as well as the economy to flourish in today’s ever-changing world.

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Attorney, business, Founder, Legal Counsel

Why Every Technology Company Should Listen to Michael Hagele

“I never give”. This is one of the philosophies that are likely to come out of the mouth of this renowned advisor Michael Hagele whenever he is asked how he brings his ideas into reality. Persistent in collaboration with the emerging information, is not only the practice of this legend but also for every successful entrepreneur or investor. When we look into the world of invention and discoveries, those great inventors never tried once and got the result; the invention was a result of several trials, failures but they never gave us. Michael Faraday will tell you how many times he tried before his electricity came to be. Follow Michael on Instagram

Michael Hagele has founded and funded various businesses, especially in hospitality and restaurant fields. He has worked as an in-house lawyer and helped many businesses in getting their legal rights including enabling them to get intellectual rights and commercial agreements. He has been involved in managing vast corporate transactions which involved agreements in global and domestic scope specifically in the telecommunications industry. He has been managing several functionalities in various organizations like employment, mergers, governance and many others.

Currently, Michael Hagele is one of the most crucial people in providing counsel and advisor to various technology companies involved in aerospace, internet, defense, biotechnology, and telecommunications. He is well-known to be well experienced in starting and closing perfect deals for various companies. From his experience, he learned that if he could start a small practice, then he could offer quality legal services that most technology clients wanted.

With the new technology of artificial intelligence, Michele Hagele views it as one of the most important trendies in taking business and the whole of biotechnology field to higher heights because of the availability of the data. Social media is another avenue that can truly enable an entrepreneur to connect easily with the consumers. He still maintains that no matter the platform you are using to serve your clients, always put your customers first and remember to invest in every player. Be interested in equity most than the salary.

Having studied at the University of California for his J.D and at the University of Lowa for his B.A, he is well equipped to make your company grow to the next level. Visit: http://michaelhagele.com/