Life at FGS Global
Advises clients on strategic communications issues across a range of sectors and situations, with a special focus on transaction and financial communications, investor relations, corporate positioning and strategy communications.
Life Pre-FGS Global
Spent his formative years at a strategy and corporate finance consultancy. Holds Master's degrees in International and European Affairs.
Life Beyond FGS Global
Wine and coffee enthusiast. Loves traveling to explore the world's culinary capitals. Hedges his restaurant and food obsession by rowing regularly.
As a Director in the Frankfurt office, Henry Schmees draws on his international experience and consulting background to support clients’ strategic communications needs across a wide range of situations, including transaction and financial communications, investor relations, corporate positioning and strategy communications. He also provides counsel in situations involving activist short sellers. Henry loves working on complex cross-border and multi-stakeholder projects from across the industrial spectrum, with a special focus on the food and agriculture, media and financial services sectors.
In addition, Henry currently serves the firm as Global Coordinator, working closely with the leadership team on advancing growth and integration efforts.
Henry started his career at a strategy and corporate finance consultancy. He holds a Master’s Degree in International Affairs from University of St. Gallen, Switzerland, a Master's Degree in European Affairs from Sciences Po Paris, France, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Management and Governance from Zeppelin University near Lake Constance, Germany.