Gareth Henry is an important name in the financial industry, being currently the Global Head of Investor Relations at Angelo Gordon & Co. His impressive resume also consists of a positions at Watson Wyatt in London, SEI Investments and London’s Schroders as Director of Strategic Solutions. Probably his most well known professional roles however, work at Fortress Investment Group. Gareth Henry was part of Fortress for a total of more than 8 years, first acting as Head of International Investor Relations, and then shifting to the role of Global Head of Investor Relations.
He studied actuarial mathematics and statistics, and earned a Bachelor of Science degree from U.K.’s Heriot-Watt University, and is a fellow actuary in both the U.K. and the U.S.. Henry joined Fortress in 2007, quickly ascending through the ranks. As a Managing Director he oversaw the marketing sector in Asia, Europe, the Middle East, as well as in the United States. He implemented sales strategies across many areas of business, and led a team of professionals during his stint there.
After leaving Fortress Investment Group, Gareth Henry joined Angelo, Gordon & Co in 2016. The New York operation is an alternative investment firm, Mr. Henry becoming partner in the firm, as well as Global Head of Investor Relations, a similar position to the one he held in the past at Fortress. The firm was founded in November of 1988, and currently manages assets of approximately $26 billion on behalf of its investors. They focus on private equity investments as well as credit and real estate. Besides their headquarters in New York, the firm also has offices in US, Europe and Asia.
Lawrence M.v.D. Schloss, the president at Angelo, Gordon noted that Gareth Henry is a seasoned executive, and his help will enabled the firm to continue to build on the investor relations established across the world. He noted that Mr.Henry joining the firm represents further strengthening of the leading team at Angelo, Gordon, seeking to deliver a strong performance. Henry also expressed excitement upon joining the firm, noting that he looks forward to work with its talented professionals.