Humanitarian and Financial Analyst- James Dondero

James Dondero is no ordinary man; he is a jack of all trades with a lot of responsibilities in the community and the nation in general. Mr. James has an experience of over 30 years in the economic and financial sector where he mainly majored in the credit and equity markets. James Dondero began his career as an analyst even before he graduated from the University Of Virginia Mcintire School Of Commerce. At the University James graduated with accounting as well as finance. The same year he was graduating was the same year he got an opportunity to serve at Morgan Guaranty Training Program. James is a qualified accountant who has certifications from Certified Management Accountant (CMA) as well as Charted Financial Analyst (CFA).
Currently, James Dondero is the President and the co-founder of Highland Capital Management which is an investment advisor organization registered by the Securities Exchange Commission. Ever since the foundation of the company they have been delivering effective services as well as financial products to individuals, retail and institutional investors. The financial institution has mainly been focusing on hedge funds, mutual funds, distress and special situation private equity, and separate accounts, among others. Under the leadership of James Dondero; the firm has made a name for itself and is recognized as a financial institution that leads in alternative asset management.
James Dondero is not a financial analyst but he is also a humanitarian who has been a major contributor to the activities carried out in the community. Mr. Dondero values education and has continued to improve the education of Dallas residents. Among his charity contributions are $1million grant for the family place, the building of the Hippo hut which Highland Capital Management contributed another $1million. Southern Methodist University is also another beneficiary of James Dondero’s contribution. James through his foundation contributed $2million. Education is Freedom is a non-profit organization which assists youths who are seeking college school fees. James is also a huge contributor of the Education is Freedom Foundation. James Dondero is also a leader and has been on several boards of directors including CCS Medical, Nexbank, Cornerstone Healthcare, as well as Nexpoint.