On Dec. 11, 2018, Gareth Henry funded an undergraduate scholarship for research led Herriot-Watt University in Edinburgh, Scotland. An alumnus who graduated from the University in 2001, Gareth Henry is not only providing the bursary for students, but will also give some of his time to mentor and coach students on career enhancement growth. He has offered one call per term, of which there are three a year, if students need his advice. Gareth Henry also will be helping them as they graduate and seek career advice and guidance with getting a job. He hopes with this bursary that Herriot-Watt graduates can see what can be achieved with hard work in the Actuarial Sciences.
Gareth Henry is currently living in New York, where has worked in investor relations in senior roles for a number of years. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree with first-class honors in Actuarial Mathematics and Statistics from Herriot-Watt University. For those who wish to work in finances, Gareth Henry believes that the learning Actuarial Maths at Herriot-Watt University will be the path to the future. Herriot-Watt is one of the U.K.’s leading universities for industry and business. It currently is producing leading-edge research and graduates who are specialists in science and engineering. He believes the school’s program’s quantitative model lessons and scholastic processes will extremely useful in the future. Understanding technology, machine learning, and Artificial Intelligence will become crucial as robo-advisory and quantitative investing are becoming in demand with investors.
The Actuarial degree from Herriot-Watt is one of the few to be accredited by the actuarial position of the U.K. A strong performance allows a student to be exempt from a number of professional exams. This gives them a great advantage on other mathematics courses. The graduates who qualify to become U.K. actuaries go on to get credit with the Society of Actuaries in North America. For a person with a technical background hoping to get into finances, this a truly global course. To be selected for the scholarship, you must be from the U.K., have financial need, and be enrolled in the Actuarial Mathematics and Sciences course.
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