CEO and luminaire James Dondero has a high profile in and around the Dallas, Texas Greater Metropolitan area. His work is influential and he’s built a strong legacy and impact. His major profile is as a CEO and co-founder of Highland Capital Management. Highland Capital Management is a hedge fund that manages around 20 billion dollars. James has 30 years of experience in the credit and equity markets. He also sits on the board of MGM, among other companies. Learn more about James Dondero at Affiliate Dork.
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Highland Capital Management is routinely considered a top tier company and is considered one of the top 50 companies to work for for companies between 50 and 250 people in Dallas. James Dondero also contributes heavily in his local area. His charities and grants include donating millions to The Family Place, the Dallas Zoo, SMU’s Highland Capital Management Tower Scholars Program, Education is Freedom, George W. Bush Presidential Library and Institute, the Perot Museum of Natural Science, Snowball Express, and Uplift Education, among others. His charitable contributions are substantial in improving the lives of Dallas residents.
James Dondero started his career in 1984 when he was accepted into the Morgan Guaranty training program. He graduated that same year and earned honors from the University of Virginia’s McIntire School. He also holds a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and a Certified Management Accountant (CMA). He joined and managed around one billion dollars at American Express before leaving in 1989. He also ran Protective Life’s GIV subsidiary before founding Highland Capital Management. Read more about James Dondero at Daily Forex Report.