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.