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Highland Capital Management, L.P

Highland Capital Management is a privately owned assets management and investment consultant company founded in 1993 by the current president James Dondero and Chief Investment Officer Mark Okada. It specialises in investment, hedge and mutual funds management together with investing in global public institutions and fixed profitable businesses with a goal on systemized products, high yield bonds and leveraged credits. Read more about James Dondero at Wikipedia.com.

Overview of the Company

Led by an executive team with substantial expertise in the market, Highland Capital Investment grew steadily for the past twenty years to become among the top investment management firm in the world. In escalating its investments, the company secured NexBank in 2004 and 2005; it acquired ING starting its markets in Europe and the world in general.

In 2011, has its new headquarters in Dallas, Texas and it also involved in the establishment of George W. Bush Presidential Center. At the beginning of 2018, it funded the center with $10 million to support it in various projects. It also endorsed other institutions, either private or public, in empowering the growth of the ongoing and planned programs. Visit jimdondero.com to know more about him.

About Mark Okada

Mark is the co-founder and the current CIO of Highlands Capital Management supervising the extensive investment operations catering through the whole company including its branches. He pursued both economics and psychology from the University of California, LA graduating with a B.A in 1984. Mark remains certified in the industry before acquiring the Chartered Financial Analyst title.

He has more than thirty years in the investment industry hence becoming among the top experienced individuals in the credit market. Other than operating at Highlander Capital Management, Mark Okada also works in a board of directors at NexBank Capital, chairman of the board at Education Is Freedom, an executive officer at Common Grace Ministries and Japanese Evangelical Missionary Society and as a board member of Dedman College at Southern Methodist University.

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