The Institutional Investor chose Gareth Henry as their “Rising Star” for the year of 2011 at the Institutional Investor’s 9th Annual Hedge Fund Industry Awards. Gareth Henry was chosen as the “Rising Star” principally because of his many accomplishments in the investment industry and his significant contributions thereto. These past accomplishments and contributions of Gareth’s has operated to distinguish him from his colleagues in the hedge fund industry and has placed him in a comparatively excellent position to make the transition from a professional investor to a future leader in the industry.
Gareth Henry attended the University of Edinburgh in Scotland and the Heriot Watt University and acquired an actuarial degree and a first-class honors degree from the universities, respectively. Gareth also is a proud fellow in the Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries in UK and the Fellow of Society of Actuaries in the USA. In the year of 2007, when Gareth Henry first dedicated his professional efforts to the Fortress Investment Group as a managing director, his responsibilities centered around raising capital and creating client relationships in various foreign markets (such as those of Europe, the Middle East, and Africa). But at some point in his professional career at the Fortress Investment Group LLC, his responsibilities changed to that of leading global marketing efforts and investor relations initiatives for Fortress Investment Group’s Fortress Liquid Markets.
On the same night that Gareth Henry was chosen as the Institutional Investor’s “Rising Star,” the Fortress Investment Group itself was awarded with the “Credit-Focused Hedge Fund Firm of the Year” award. The Fortress Investment Group was designated the “Credit-Focused Hedge Fund Firm of the Year” for distinguishing itself from its competitors in several measures of excellence in the year of 2010. Fortress Investment Group’s stock (FIG) trades in the New York Stock Exchange. The Fortress Investment Group is an alternative asset manager firm that was founded in 1998 with the specific design of providing investors with various types of alternative and traditional investment products. As of the Institutional Investor’s 9th Annual Hedge Fund Industry Awards, Fortress Investment Group manages an estimate of $43.1 billion in assets for its investor clients.
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