Gareth Henry has established a place for himself in the private credit sector as a valuable resource having headed global investor relations department of various prominent companies. He has built a successful career in the sector and the actuarial education background served him well. It empowered him to handle and understand the complicated math associated with these investments. He is a bachelor of science in actuarial mathematics graduate from the University of Edinburgh.
The renowned investor relations expert was able raise funds for offerings in the private credit sector. served at Fortress Investment Group as head of international Investor relations. While serving in that position, he developed and implemented sales strategy to help both institutional and fixed income product lines for Fortress Investment Group’s lines of business. He was later promoted to become Global Head of Investor Relations of Fortress Liquid Markets.
Gareth Henry worked as a Director of Strategic Solutions at London-based Schroders. He also held an Investment Manager position at SEI Investments. Mr. Henry also served as an analyst at Watson Wyatt LLP. He combined his extensive skills with a “math geek” precision and hard work to build valuable relationships in an effort to develop valuable connections at sovereign wealth funds, pension funds, insurance companies as well as other capital sources.
Speaking about what inspired him to start his firm, Gareth Henry said that he liked the way mathematics and finance merged in many ways and he developed passion for the field when he understood economics and risk management well. His investment know-how and interpersonal skills helped him to give his colleagues and clients investment advice what a mathematician can rarely do. That gave him a cutting-edge advantage in the ever-growing sector.
Gareth Henry finds it necessary to understand a client’s needs for him serve them and the organization he is helping grow well. He always keeps in-touch with his clients through phone calls and one-on-one meetings. He has positioned himself and his firm as a resource to raise funds for offerings. He is always updated on the emerging trends in the industry. His services and that of his firm will increase relevance as more firms as well as invests increase their trust on private credit investments.
Ted Bauman has always drawn on his deep desire to help others as a source of drive and inspiration. He feels fortunate to be able to realize his dreams through the sharing of his vast knowledge of finance and economics in conjunction with the development of his writing skills. Currently, Bauman operates “Smart Money” which is a weekly stock trading service and offers his business perspective to others through this, his newsletter, and other writing formats.
Following in the footsteps of his father, renowned financial writer Robert Bauman, Ted Bauman greatly enjoys sharing his knowledge with the world. He has been published in several journals, is the author of a newsletter published by Banyan Hill known as The Bauman Letter, and recently co-authored a book with his father called Where to Stash Your Cash (Legally). Some of the international journals to feature his work include the Journal of Microfinance, Small Enterprise Development, and Environment and Urbanization. In addition to these international journal publications, when Bauman was living in South Africa he was published several times in such features as Cape Times, Cape Argus, New Internationalist, and Mail and Guardian. He considers writing to be the most satisfying part of business, so after years of work with nonprofits, consulting positions, and acting as fund manager to housing projects, Ted has dedicated himself to writing and research full time.
Before finding his niche as a financial writer, Ted Bauman traveled extensively and did vast amounts of research. Bauman was born in Washington, D.C. and grew up in Maryland; however, he emigrated to South Africa as a young man. He is a proud graduate of the University of Cape Town and holds degrees in both Economics and History. Over the course of a 25 year career in South Africa, Ted Bauman held several different executive roles with various non-profit companies. Most often he served as a fund manager for a low cost housing project. He also was employed as a consultant thanks to his expertise in economics by the South African government and even the United Nations, as well as several non-profit agencies.
Gareth Henry, a former investor at Fortress Investment Group, and now the Global Head of Investor Relations of his company, Alternative Investment Managers, is an example of a entrepreneur making power moves. He has a degree in actuarial mathematics from the University of Edinburgh. From there, he was a able to carve a path into working with private equity and hedge funds. He is constantly working on an activity to create as many possibilities as he can. Staying assertive is a trait Gareth Henry surely has. Though, during an interview, he was noted to have said that he wished that when he was younger, he should have taken some things at a slower pace, instead of rushing through life.
Gareth Henry was able to reach the point he is at now by making creative decisions. As an entrepreneur, Gareth ensures that he listens and processes his colleagues and clients feedbacks. Another way he is able to stay ahead is having mentors from different fields to get advice from. A leader still can learn from another leader from a similar or different sector. He even has to learn from his mistakes, such as taking on too many tasks. Time management is an important skill to have when managing anything in life. Other things that help him is going back to things that one is used to. Fro example, Gareth Henry resorted to buying a Lenovo laptop again after owning a MacBook. This was because he was used to the operating system on the Lenovo, and learning how to use Apple’s OS made him more unproductive, as there was a slight learning curve. He also uses the benefits of meditation and mindfulness to his advantage, spending about $100 on self-help books. Visit his website.
Along with his current job, Gareth Henry is also a partner at Angelo, Gordon Company. His strategic way of handling challenges has made him a great asset at many finance companies. Henry is noted as a rising star in the world of hedge funds, and continues to show his expertise in his career.