James Dondero is currently the President of Highland Capital Management. Mr. Dondero has over 3 decades of successful experience within the equity and credit market industry. James Dondero mainly handles high yield investments due to their profitability factor.
Highland Capital Management generally works with retail as well as institutional investors on a national level. The company offers mutual funds, hedge funds as well as CLO’s.
James Dondero is presently the Chairman of Cornerstone Health Care as well as Nexbank. In addition, Dondero is also a board member of MGM Studios. He is a strong advocate of higher education as well as veteran affair issues. It is quite evident that James Dondero is an ambitious and experienced businessman.
James Dondero was involved with Protective Life Insurance Company for a period of four years. Mr. Dondero was a valuable asset to the company due to the fact he helped build a subsidiary of Protective Life which eventually grossed over 1.3 billion dollars.
Mr. Dondero previous business experience includes Bond Analyst for American Express. In addition, Dondero also held a position as Portfolio Manager while at American Express.
James Dondero began his business career right out of college when he accepted a position with Morgan Guaranty. Morgan Guaranty offered an exceptional training program which helped Dondero build a strong foundation for future business success.
James Dondero Graduated from the University of Virginia with top honors. In addition, he also attended the Mcintyre School of Commerce in which he studied Accounting and Finance. Mr. Dondero is also Certified Management Accountant. He also holds “Chartered Financial Analyst” status.
In 2016, James Dondero was elected to serve on the executive board of the Southern Methodist University. Mr. Dondero is considered to be a valuable asset to the University.
James Dondero is quite successful and he shows no sign of slowing down any time soon. Dondero believes success is attained by setting goals and following your ambitions.