Terry Jones and James Dondero, the Co-Founder and President of Highland Capital Management, are expected to work together to stimulate business development and complement Highland’s extensive sales platform. The combination of these two key figures is expected to have increased advantages owing to the fact that Mr. Dondero has over 30 years of experience in the credit and equity market. He is known for having a high interest in high yield and distressed investment. Since Mr. Dondero started Highland capital in 1993, the business has been a pioneer in the creation and execution of Collateralized Loan Obligation (CLO) market and credit oriented solutions.
Under the leadership of James Dondero, the company has been awarded several awards related to its hedge funds, private equity funds, CLOs and mutual funds services. Mr. Dondero also has interests in the health market, and he is the current chairman of Cornerstone Healthcare, CCS Medical, and Nexbank. He is a focused and a brilliant business man. He believes in the power of attraction and positivity as an easy way towards the achievements of goals and success.
About James Dondero
Apart from business, James Dondero is also very active in charity activities. His passion for education and better governance has seen him get involved in initiatives supporting education, public policies, and veteran’s affair. He graduated from the University of Virginia with the highest honor; he majored in Accounting and Finance. He is also a Certified Management Accountant (CMA), which gives him the mandate to use the designation of Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA). After completion of school, James Dondero worked with several other private companies before he started the Dallas-based Highland Company in 1993. The total assets under the management of the enterprise, together with its affiliates, are approximated to be over $21 billion. The company is expected to expand in the future as more clients are getting interested with the performance of the company.