James Dondero of Dallas Texas
James Dondero is a successful man, but the success hasn’t taken his kindness and generosity. James is the president and co founder of Highland Capital management, which is located in Dallas. Before his success in his president and co founder of Highland Capital Management, he had experience in the credit and equity market for over 30 years! Highland Capital Management has been successful in offering many different award winning products and solutions for retail and institutional investors. This company has $14 billion in assets that is under management. The company also manages $2.3 billion in healthcare assets in the form of institutional funds and mutual funds. In his early days he studied and graduated at the University of Virginia’s McIntire School of Commerce. Donero serves on the board of directors for various different companies such as American Banknote Corporation, MGM Studios, NexBank, CCS Medical and Cornerstone Healthcare.
Donero has donated millions to different organizations and charities. He donated millions to Dallas area non profit charities. He donated one million dollars to finish to finish the Familiy place. His company donated one million dollars to the Dallas zoo and with this donation a hippo hut for special educational displays and private events was built. His comapany donated two million dollars to SMU’s Highland Capital Management Tower Scholars Program. And this is just a fraction of the donations that have been made by Doneros’ company. He has been very generous and changed the lives of many.