Gareth Henry graduated from Edinburgh University in Scotland where he graduated with a degree in actuarial science in the year 2000. After his graduation, Henry started career. He was hired by Watson and Wyatt as a research manager where he worked for a few years. He later joined the united kingdom based wealth managers, Schroders. Later on, he qualified for the position of product manager in Schroder a multi-asset class division.
After he acquired enough experience in the wealth management sector, Gareth Henry decided to go to Atlantic. The year 2007 is the time Henry joined the Fortress Investment Group in the New York. The firm hired him to fill a vacancy in the marketing department. In Fortress Investment Group he played the roles such as raising money, creating and developing a good relationship with the firm’s customers in the Middle East, Some parts of Africa and Europe. This was a golden opportunity for him and he excelled in it. After few years, he was promoted to work at the top level management with Fortress Investment Group.
It was due to Gareth Henry and other personnel of his character who saw Fortress Investment Group growing to be what it is today. The firm is currently an investment firm with over 80 billion dollars worth of assets. In addition, the firm has more than 1800 active customers from all over the world. It is indeed that organizations are built at a certain point and time by the abilities and efforts of great employees like Gareth Henry.
Henry’s good working relationship with employees and customers at large made him be appointed as one of the managing director and a leader of investor relations. This is a position he was hoping for and he delightfully accepted the offer. Gordon and company board of directors saw the capability and the ability of Gareth Henry which other companies around the world could not see.
In conclusion, Gareth has experience working in different positions in various companies including working for Fortress Investment Group as the head of investor relations. His skills and experience at Fortress Investment Group is the key reason Gordon and company decided to hire him.