James Dondero also known as “Jim”, Co-Founder and President of Highland Capital Management, uses the same methods that he’s had for over 30 years for creating value for clients. It’s a method that has shown proven results for him as a businessman and also for meeting the needs of clients all over the world.
Highland Capital Management has reinvested more than $250 million in conjunction with their clients which has been a part of $30 billion in managing assets. This is the type of risks that has put Jim, and the firm, at the top of the list as a sought-after investor in the field of alternative credit managing. Highland Capital Management was the first firm to start in the collateralized loan obligation investment as an asset class, and Jim was an integral part with the pioneering of the asset. Today, the asset-class is producing an excess of $15 billion within the industry. Learn more about James Dondero at Affiliate Dork.
James Dondero participated in streamlining the debt restructuring of Texas based company Vistra Energy even after power investor Warren Buffet was unable to successfully close on the deal. The restructuring took only three years before Vistra Energy was able to post its highest share earnings in October 2017 with a quarterly net profit margin of 14.89 percent, and a year to date increase of 34.63 percent. Read more about James Dondero at Daily Forex Report.
Through the years, Jim has wanted Highland Capital Management to expand its philanthropic endeavors. He recently reached out to the Dallas Foundation to align the firm with supporting the nonprofit organization by facilitating bold and resourceful ways of giving to the community. Jim’s philanthropic vision was to embark on initiatives that support veterans, education and health care. The results lead him to committing to working alongside hand-picked agencies that the Dallas Foundation is directly involved with as well as a humanitarian commitment to the Dallas Zoo, and the George W. Bush Presidential Library.
Highland Capital Management is located Dallas, Texas where Jim also resides. The company was founded in January 1990 by both Jim Dondero and business partner Mark Okada.