Highland Capital: Industry Leader for a Quarter Century

Founded about a quarter century ago by James Dondero and Mark Okada, Highland Capital oversees and manages approximately $15 billion in assets for its clients. Highland Capital is ranked as one of the largest global alternative credit managers in business today. The firm also gets high marks for depth of experience in this arena as […]

Highland Capital Powerhouse President, James Dondero (UPDATED for 2017)

UPDATE January 9, 2017 James Dondero was recently appointment to the Southern Methodist University Cox School of Business Board. James Dondero’s new board position expands Highland Capital’s already strong commitment to SMU. The SMU Cox Executive Board consists of about 100 appointed members, most of whom are non-academics, who advise on the strategy of the […]

James Dondero Extends His University Commitments

The president an co-founder of Highland Capital Management, L.P., James Dondero is to be on the Executive Board at Southern Methodist University Cox School of Business also known as SMU. “I am honored to assist with the numerous growth and excellence initiatives currently underway.” James Dondero has said. Dondero is not only a leader at […]

James Dondero – He is There for You

Who is James Dondero? Perhaps you never heard of him. I never have, either. I researched the internet on domestic violence and his name came up. James Dondero is the co-founder of and president of Highland Capital Management, L.P., which is an investment adviser firm that specializes in credit strategies. Mr. Dondero, a resident of […]

James Dondero’s Business Success

James Dondero is a businessman with over 30 years of experience within the credit and equity markets. Through his experience in these fields, he was able to co-found the company Highland Capital Management, where he is the President. While there he has focused the company around collateralized loan obligation. In this section of retail, his […]