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James Dondero Joins Southern Methodist University Cox School of Business Board

Highland Capital Management, Inc. is a Securities and Exchange Commission-registered investment companion. The company works, together with its affiliating firms, to manage more than $16billion worth of assets.

In 1993, the company was founded by James Dondero and his co-founder Mark Okada. Highland Capital Management is one of the most experienced and credible alternative credit managers in the United States.

Highland Capital Management specializes in the management of special-situation private equities, lending strategies, long-only funds, separate accounts, distressed and collateralized obligations. The company offers alternative investment opportunities which include long/short equities, emerging markets, and natural resources.

Highland Capital Management has a diversified client base which includes foundations, pension plans, corporations, endowments, funds of funds, financial institutions, and high-net-worth individuals. Dallas is the main headquarters of the company. It also maintains offices in Sao Paulo, New York, Singapore, and Seoul.

The Cox Business School was established in 1920 in Dallas. The Southern Methodist University is the headquarters of the campus. It was named in honor of Edwin Cox.

The business school offers a variety of high-end graduate and undergraduate business programs in education. For those who want to pursue an education in business, it is the highest center of academic excellence.

The President and Co-Founder of the Texas-based Asset Management Company Highland Capital Management, James Dondero, has announced his appointment as one of the Executive Board Members of the Southern University of Methodist Cox Business School. Learn more about James Dandero:

His new position in the board expands Highland Capital Management’s strong commitment to the University of Southern Methodist. This includes the Highland Capital Management Tower Scholars endowment.

This is a program that encourages and recognizes professional and academic pursuits in public policy. For this reason, the company is in charge of the development of the George W. Bush Presidential Museum and Library.

The Cox Business School and Southern Methodist University contributes to the supportive business community in Texas n which Highland Capital Management is among the greatest beneficiaries. According to James Dondero, he takes the honor and privilege to assist the excellence and growth initiatives by the University. The Cox Business School at the Southern Methodist University has more than 100 appointees.