James Dondero is a successful business leader, and his focus is mainly on credit management and analyzing equity markets. He has been in the credit and capital industry for more than thirty years. The experience Dondero got from his previous workplaces was sufficient, and he founded Highland Capital Management. He is the company president, and he oversees all the firm’s operations. He has developed various services that the corporation offers to investors in retail business and institutions. James Dondero’s firm Highland Capital is managing assets worth over $19 billion.
James Dondero’s began his career started in 1984 when he joined the Morgan Guaranty training program. James attended the University of Virginia Mcintire which teaches commerce. At the University Dondero got double majors in finance and accounts with 1st class honors. To add to his qualifications, he is a Certified Management Accountant and also a Chartered Financial Analyst. He worked for the American Express in 1985 as a corporate bond analyst, and in 1989 he became the company’s portfolio manager a duty that he performed diligently. His responsibility as the portfolio manager was to manage over $1 billion funds income money.
He has also worked for Protective Life’s GIV branch as the company Chief Investment Officer. Under Dondero’s leadership the company growth rate rose and by the time he was leaving it was worth more than $2 billion. Dondero is a committee member of various boards such as Nexpoint, CCS Medical, NexBank and cornerstone health care among others.
James Dondero is recognized in the financial markets as a very accomplished leader, and he has bagged numerous awards and honors such as the Morningstar. His firm Highland Capital has gained popularity as one of the best credit management firm, leading investors are working closely with the company to manage their loans effectively. He offers his services with a lot of integrity and transparency, and the reputation of his business has grown around this values.