Gareth Henry is the new Managing Director and Global Head of Investor Relations for Angelo, Gordon & Co., a New York-based alternative investment firm. Prior to joining Angelo, Gordon & Co., Gareth Henry served as the Global Head of Investor Relations for Fortress Investment Group’s Liquid Market Business. It is expected that he will also become one of the partners in the firm.
Speaking about the recent appointment, Mr. Lawrence Schloss, President of Angelo, Gordon & Co., said that Gareth Henry is very good at what he does, and he has an ingrained relations experience with different global investors, as well as a proven ability to satisfy the client. He also added that Gareth’s substantial global relationships would enable them to continue building on the investor relations foundation that Angelo, Gordon & Co. had established across Asia, Europe and the United States. With Gareth Henry joining the team, the company will be able to solidify itself, and he will be the front-man in helping them achieve the desired results that would make the investors happy.
Henry said that the company had a strong reputation for achieving its goals thanks to the able leadership of Mr. Lawrence Schloss. He also added that he was excited and looking forward to becoming part of Angelo, Gordon & Co.’s team of experts, and he wanted to help drive agendas forward.
During his time at Fortress Liquid Markets, Mr. Henry helped the company come up with a strategy that helped target clients in the United States, Europe, Canada, Asia and the Middle East. He was also in charge of all the sales and marketing activities as well as client services. While working as the Head of International Investor Relations for the same company, he helped develop better strategies for managing the company’s hedge fund, credit, private equity and fixed income businesses. Before Joining Fortress, Mr. Henry worked for Schroders as Director of Strategic Solutions, at SEI Investments as Investment Manager and for Watson Wyatt LLP as an analyst. Mr. Henry is a Bachelor of Science degree holder with a focus on mathematics and statistics from Heriot-Watt University in London. He is qualified to practice actuary in both the UK and US.