James Dondero can be described as a man of many achievements and a man of great hustle.
Dondero is the Co-Founder and President of Highland Capital Management, which has achieved its goal by helping with the development of Collateralized Loan Obligation. Highland Capital Management, which is located in Dallas, Texas, is one of James’s latest accomplishments.
He has also had achievements that have ranged from being awarded the highest honors from the University of Virginia, to being the Chairman for businesses such as; Cornerstone Healthcare, Next Bank, and CCS Bank!
His hustle began shortly after graduating from college. Having been awarded various business and accounting certifications, James used his skills from college to start building his career path. In the mid 1980s, James started work as a Corporate Bond Analyst for American Express. This role soon turned into a Portfolio Manager position at American Express.
During those years of putting in work, Dondero was on a mission to hone in his newly acquired skill sets, and rise to the top of his game. In the year 1989, James found himself in a new, Chief Investment Officer, position. This role allowed him to show his worth by successfully helping to create the GIC while also helping to make them billions in the process.
And if you still don’t believe that he has achieved an incredible amount throughout his time here on Earth, here’s an even bigger surprise for you. On top of everything else he’s done, James Dondero is also serving as a board member for American Banknote and MGM Studios.
Yes, he is most certainly a man of many achievements indeed!
From James Dondero, dozens of young people starting out in the career world can learn what it truly means to work hard and hustle harder.
To read more about what James Dondero has been up to recently, you can connect with him on his Linked-In page, or even visit his website for more information about him and Highland Capital Management.