James Dondero is the president of Highland Capital Management. He barely boasts of having over 20 years experience in investment and equity management. He has a special focus on large yield and distress investment He studied at the University of Virginia where he enrolled for a BS in Commerce (Accounting and Finance). James Dondero is a current board member include Cornerstone Healthcare Group Holding, NexBank Capital, the Cox School of Business (Southern Methodist University), CCS Medical, Jernigan Capital, and MGM Holdings. Visit his website at jamesdondero.com.
Highland Capital Management
Highland Capital Management is a registered investment advisor by the SEC. Its main headquarter is in Dallas, and it has several offices in Singapore, New York, and Seoul. Highland Capital Management offers alternative credit management for large companies with a specialty in credit strategies. It also offers services in credit hedge funds management, collateralized loan obligations (CLOs), special situations private equity, special situations private equity, distressed private equity, long-only funds and separate accounts. James Dondero’s leadership has seen Highland Capital Management stampits authority in the credit-oriented solutions sector for both retailers and institutions. The firm’s client base is composed of individuals with a high net worth, corporations, financial institutions, foundations, public pension plans, corporations, governments, endowments, and fund of funds.
James Dondero‘s Philanthropy
James Dondero is also known for his interest in entrepreneurship and investments; he is also celebrated as a hero in philanthropy. The Highland Dallas Foundation charity has been involved in different causes in the Dallas area and through his vision in philanthropy James Dondero is set to create a better future for the residents of Dallas, Texas. His donations and that of his team has seen close to three million dollars raised annually for the support of education, a shelter for men recovering from domestic violence, veterans, and civic organizations. His philanthropy work is not limited to helping human beings as he has participated in the cause for opening a Dallas Zoo after the closure of the previous one, he contributed $1 million to support the construction of another hippo sanctuary by The Simmons Hippo Outpost and the restoration of the hippo population in Dallas. He is highly regarded by his friends and the residents of Dallas as a man who leads by example. James is always ready to help the community by uplift his people. Read more about James Dondero on Bloomberg.com.