Highland Capital Management, L.P. is an investment adviser registered with the SEC. James Dondero and Mark Okada founded Highland in 1993. Mr. Dondero currently hold the position of President. While Mr. Okada is Chief Investment Officer. Mr. Dondero has more than 30 years experience in the equity and credit markets. He graduated from the University of Virginia McIntire School of Commerce, and is a Certified Public Accountant and Certified Managerial Accountant. Mr. Okada graduated from the University of California with a BA in both economics and psychology. Visit hcp.com to know more.
He is a regular guest on Bloomberg Television and CNBC. Although it is headquartered in Dallas, Texas, Highland Capital also has offices in New York, Sao Paolo, Seoul and Singapore.
Clients use Highland Capital’s services for credit strategies and alternative investments. Their credit strategies include long only funds and separate accounts, collateralized loan obligations, distressed and special situations private equity, and credit hedge funds. Highland’s alternative investments include long/short equities, natural resources, and emerging markets.
Highland Capital is a community oriented company. They support both local and global communities through volunteerism, financial donations, and advisory board involvement. Since 2005, over $10 million has been donated to various organizations around the globe. Much of that donation fund is given locally. The company’s yearly philanthropic budget is now more than $3 million. That increasing number led to a partnership with The Dallas Foundation. The team of philanthropic and donor service experts at The Dallas Foundation are led by President and Chief Executive Officer Mary Jalonick. Read more about Highland Capital at prnewswire.com.