Highland Capital Management is a Dallas-based alternative credit management corporation with ties all over the world. Founded in 1990 by James Dondero and Mark Okada, Highland Capital holds over $32 billion in asset value. The company famously pioneered and expanded new strategies like Collateralized Loan Organization (CLO).
In its 25 years of existence, Highland Capital has made great strides. Its environmental, social and governance practice are renowned throughout the industry. Highland Capital’s strategies include healthcare, structured products, real estate, long/short equity and high-yield credit. Learn more about James Dandero: https://www.linkedin.com/in/donderojames
All clients receive the same personalized assistance. The top down approach is beneficial in keeping clients happy and their assets safe. Highland Capital has offices in Dallas, Seoul, Singapore, New York, Tokyo and Sao Paulo.
Highland Capital Management founder James Dondero has been the driving force behind the company’s success for over 25 years. He has vast experience in credit markets and the first investor to use CLO’s.
Dondero graduated from the University of Virginia with a BA in Marketing and accounting. Shortly after graduation, he worked for Protective Life and then American Express where he managed over $11 billion in funds. He is also a certified public accountant.
Dondero has won numerous awards throughout his career, including the Morningstar 5-Star designation and the Lipper Award. According to Crunchbase, James Dondero serves on numerous boards including AMC Theaters, MGM, Cornerstone Health and NexBank. Recently, Highland Capital Management introduced a division to help with philanthropic efforts in the city of Dallas. To date, the millions have been raise for a great cause.