According to PR Newswire, James Dondero has recently been appointed to the Executive board for the Southern Methodist University Cox School of Business. Dondero is the co-founder and current President of Highland Capital Management.
Highland Capital already has a relationship with Highland Capital, because they endow a scholarship for them. This scholarship helps students who want to pursue a degree in public policy. The company also financially supports the George W Bush Presidential Library and Museum.
Dondero feels strongly that Cox School of Business makes a major contribution to the business and community of Dallas. They want to ensure their continued support of this valuable resource.
The board consists of about 100 other appointed members. They meet three times per year: fall, winter, and spring. In addition to being the leader of this board, he is the Chairman or a board member of six other boards.
Dondero is the co-founder of Highland Capital, which is an investment adviser that controls about 16 billion of assets. He has over 30 years of expertise in the financial field. The company also maintains offices in New York, Singapore, and Seoul.
James Dandero has worked at Private Life, American Express, and Margan Guaranty. He has graduated from the University of Virginia with a degree in Accounting and Finance. He is a Certified Management Accountant and is a designated Chartered Financial Analyst.
Learn more about James Dondero: http://www.insidermonkey.com/hedge-fund/highland+capital+management/173/