James Dondero, the President and co-founder of Highland Capital Management in Dallas, Texas. As a pioneer in the financial industry for 30 plus years, James Dondero has mastered CLO’s, private equity funds, hedge funds, REITS and ETF’s.Mastering CCS Medical and Nexbank, he sits on the board of American Banknote and MGM Studious. As a philanthropic person, he has helped support veterans affairs, education and local public policy. From 1985 to 1989, James Dondero was an analyst and portfolio manager for the company American Express. The credit industry has been just one aspect that James Dondero was to dominate.
He began his career as an analyst and graduated with honors from the University of Virginia. There, he was in the Beta Gamma Sigma and Beta Alpha Psi fraternity. He graduated with honors with his degree in accounting and finance.After school, he had achieved the height of success, and was managing billions of dollars for clients. By 1996 he had expanded his career into mutual funds and was exclusively handling positive cash flow for his clients. That was just the beginning though for James Dondero’s future. The best was yet to come for this Dallas analyst mogul. Also visit : http://www.barrons.com/articles/making-bold-bets-on-alternative-investmentsand-winning-1490423757 to learn more.
By the time he was at Highland Capital Management he was already starting to gain interest in wind power and ethical pain medication. He had begun investigating various aspects of education investments. This was becoming wildly popular from then on. This went on to the emerging investments for investors.Education is Freedom is the group that is the most intriguing to investors. This is wildly popular for endorsing mentoring children while raising money and awareness for this emerging industry for financial analysts. Former President George Bush endorsed this as a way to fund the future of education and help people grow their investments financially.