Having studied at the Edinburgh University in Scotland, Gareth Henry graduated in the year 2000 with a bachelor’s degree in actuarial mathematics. He then joined Schroders management group and investment firm where he worked in up until 2007. He served as an analyst who was tasked with checking on financial securities besides analyzing pitch books and reports.
In 2007 he immigrated to the US to serve as the managing director of the fortress investment firm. He was tasked with overseeing the expansion of the firm to Europe as well as the middle east through various marketing programs.
His other roles in the firm included managing the company’s wealth funds and strengthening the insurance relationships with other various countries.
Of late, Gareth Henry has led the company in focusing in investing in Brazil. With the elections due, he believes that Dilma Rousseff, the current president will lose the election and this will lead to an increase in the growth of the Brazilian asset market.
Henry also considers Scotland, a country that had a recent independence vote which failed, as a tremendous investment opportunity ready to be utilized. Regardless of the uncertainty in the country, the market trade is expected to grow by a more significant percent.
Gareth Henry was the head and leader of the professionals whose main task was strengthening the fortress firm liquid market. Through this, Henry and his team oversaw sale strategies and improved the relationships across their private equity and their income businesses.
Henry notes that his typical day begins at dawn where he makes various calls to the Asian offices. After which he continues transacting Gareth Henry’s businesses in Newyork. He also believes in exercises for his fitness during the morning hours. His passion has been a critical factor in his life for his success besides ensuring that he utilizes all opportunities presented to him.
Through his effortless determination, Gareth Henry has led the company in achieving the award of the Hedge fund firm of the year. This fete identifies and awards firms based on their creativity and contributions to the society.
He was also recognized during the event as a “rising star” that has aided in raising capital for the firm besides enhancing clients relationships all over the world.