James Dondero is the President and Chief Executive Officer and the President of Highland Capital Management. James Dondero announced that his company had awarded $1 million to The Family Place campaign which is an organization based in Dallas and supports Family violence victims.
The group works hard to eradicate family violence through proactive and intervention prevention, community education and also assists the affected families.
According to NexBank, James Dondero Offered the grant after The Family Place Campaign Committee announced of its short to their target of $16 million aimed at building a family shelter for violence victims in Dallas. Highland Capital Management led by James Dondero was impressed with the manner The Family Place Campaign is committed to helping the community which results are well seen.
He also promised that Highland Capital Management would ensure that The Family Place Campaign finishes strong and successfully. The grant was part of the philanthropic efforts that Mr. James Dondero engaged in and matches more than 50% of the raised fund.
James Said that the grant was in answer to the calls to action by Mike Rawlings, Dallas Mayor who is also in full support of this organization.
James Dondero, also Known as Jim, serves as the Chairman of the Board Of Highland Acquisition Corporation and has been the president and secretary of the company since April 2016.
He has also been the president and managing partner of Highland Capital Management since 1993. The company focuses on the development of the Collateralized Loan Obligation market, and also in the development of credit oriented solutions for retail investors. He graduated from the University of Virginia with honors of Commerce where he specialized with Finance and Accounting.
James Dondero is a Certified Management Accountant and has the mandate to use the Chartered Financial Analyst designation. In 1984, James Dondero began his career as an analyst in the Morgan Guaranty training program and climbed the career ladder to the topmost position of being the president of Highland Capital Management.