Highland Capital Management promotes itself as being “experienced, disciplined, and bold.” Those are certainly three very important traits a financial management and advisement firm to embody. Anyone hoping to experience financial gain through an affiliation with a firm that does possess these three attributes and at significant levels.
Highland Capital Management provides valuable services, in particular, to those who are interested in credit strategies. The strategies that the firm focuses vary in many different subcategories. One subcategory is distressed private equity. Needless to say, anyone or any company that is dealing with distressed financial assets is going to want to work with a firm with personnel highly experienced in addressing such matters.
Jim Dondero, the co-founder and president of Highland Capital Management, embodies the high level of experience offered by the firm. He is a “hands on” executive and oversees many critical operations. His own personal experience in credit markets is vast. Not very many people on linkedin can boast of three decades of credit market experience. James Dondero can. As such, he remains vital to the overall growing success of the company.
The boldness of the company is on display in the $21 billion in assets the company manages. These assets are spread across the globe and managed from various offices. While Highland Capital Management is founded and located in Texas, the company has offices in Brazil, Korea, and Singapore. One could even say this growth is reflective of the third trait, discipline. Growing to lofty heights in the credit management world is not achieved overnight.
Through making extensive management and investment decisions over time, Highland Capital Management has built upon prior accomplishments to rise to its current status. All of the firms many achievements occurred over the course of 20 years. Look for the next 20 years of the firm to be just as impressive.
The host of high-profile clients the firm handles is likely to grow as well. Those with significant assets – be they private individuals, corporations, or even public entities – should consider contacting the firm for assistance and advice. Likely, Highland Capital Management will be able to be of help.