Highland Capital Management was founded by James Dondero and Mark Okada in the year 1993. They founded Highland Capital Management to be an investment adviser that is SEC registered. The headquarters for Highland Capital Management is located in Dallas, Texas and they have many offices around the globe. Highland Capital Management is not only focused on investing fiscally but they are also very invested in what they do socially and they are dedicated to helping the community. They volunteer their time and donate their money to many nonprofits and they have donated over 7 million dollars ever since 2005. Read more at Biz Journals about Highland Capital.
The Highland Capital Management office in Korea closed a private equity fund with more than 145 million dollars in commitments. All of the investors that are associated with the Highland Fund have many detailed objectives that pertain to healthcare and this is all in addition to the capital they receive from their investment.
Many Asian investors started to invest in Highland Capital Management’s private equity fund and many of these investments were done through multi-purpose funds. Highland Capital Management wants to focus on middle market healthcare companies that are located in Asia and North America as the number one target of their fund.
Highland Capital made crucial investments in pipeline partnerships and those investments contributed to over 40 percent of the Highland Alternative Investors fund. Michael Gregory, who is the chief investment officer of Highland Alternative Investors, stated that, “we might see a tremendous rebound” and he was referring to the healthcare sector in 2017. Read this article at PR Newswire.