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Linda Owen Joins Highland Capital

James Dondero is a powerful hedge fund manager. He is the founder and chief executive officer of a company known as Highland Capital Management. Not long ago, Dondero announced that he had hired Linda Owen to work as the head of charitable giving in his company. While serving as the head of giving in the business, Linda Owen will be expected to work in close collaboration with the famous Dallas Foundation to ensure that more needy people in the community get the help they need. Dondero believes that his company has increased its charitable giving in the recent past, and it is important to appoint an experienced professional to handle the funds.

 

Linda Owen was chosen for the position because of several reasons. The managing team in Highland Capital Management tracked her career life, and they were very impressed by her performance when it comes to designing partnerships. She has an extraordinary ability to produce great results, especially in the Dallas community. In the last three years, Highland Capital has increased its donation to over three million dollars every year. The Dallas Foundation handles the money donated by the company. In her new position, Linda Owen will be in charge of decision and logistics in the foundation. She will ensure that the operations in Dallas Foundation are smooth and efficient. According to James Dondero, more people will get the help from these donations when someone like Owen is in charge.

 

James Dondero has been in the investment industry for a long time. In the year 1993, he felt that he was ready to start an investment company. He partnered with Mark Okada, and together, they established Highland Capital Management. Dondero has served as the chief executive officer and president of the establishment for a long time. Under his leadership, Highland Capital has done exemplary well, and it has survived several economic storms. Apart from transforming the lives of businesses, corporates and governments in the world, the company has done a lot to ensure that the poor communities in Dallas are given the help they need. Under the leadership of Dondero, Highland Capital Management has transformed the healthcare industry in the city.