James Dondero Strategic Planner, Co-Founder, and President of Highland Capital Management

In the financial world of the United States, James Dondero is well-known and is regarded as one of the top business executives. James Dondero is the man behind the massive success enjoyed by Highland Capital Management today. James Dondero co-founded Highland Capital Management in 1993 and currently, serves as its President. He has helped in making strategic decisions for the company, which has gone a long way in bringing success to the firm. The company has its headquarters based in Dallas, Texas, but has international branches as well at Seoul and Singapore. Highland Capital Management also has a regional office in New York to help stay accessible to local and international clientele.

James Dondero has assisted in making Highland Capital Management what it is today. The company has achieved massive success in the past few years due to the contributions made by James Dondero in devising a defining business strategy for the corporation. It is SEC registered firm, and the company’s specialty lies in credit policies. One of the specialties for which Highland Capital Management and James Dondero are known for is Collateralized Loan Obligations or CLOs as it is commonly known as. The company also provides financial consultancy, hedge funds, long-only funds, managing distressed private equity, and more. James Dondero has ensured that the enterprise continues to grow strategically and consistently year after year under his leadership. He has done Bachelor of Science from the University of Virginia specializing in finance and accounting. James Dondero is also a certified financial analyst and chartered managerial accountant.

James Dondero has worked with many other companies in the past, which includes famous names such as American Express and JP Morgan. Working with big firms like these have helped him understand the dynamics of the financial industry, which in turn, helps him today to guide the corporate policies and business strategies at Highland Capital Management. James Dondero is also associated with other companies as a board director, such as MGM Studios, American Banknote Corporation, CCS Medical, Cornerstone Healthcare, and Nexbank. James Dondero is also known for his charitable nature and philanthropy and has helped many local charities and organizations by making generous donations.