Highland Capital Management has just taken on its first healthcare-centered private equity fund located in Asia. The fund will draw In the firm’s expertise in the area of healthcare and the fund’s strategy is aligned with the firm’s capabilities. The main market of the fund will be companies in Asia as well as in North America. The firm’s largest industry exposure is healthcare and Highland Capital Management is worth billions. According to Matt Jameson, director and co-head at Highland Capital Management, the healthcare market in the US has many factors that affect companies in the middle market. He also believe that the “graying” of America and increased availability to healthcare services in Asia are creating more government and consumer demands. There are many opportunities coming up for investors in healthcare because of this.
Highland Capital Management is one of the most experienced and largest global credit managers and specializes in credit strategies. Some of the credit strategies handled by the company include credit hedge funds and separate accounts, just to name a couple. Highland Capital Management offers alternative investments as well, including natural resources, emerging markets, and long/short equities. The client base of Highland Capital Management includes foundations, endowments, corporations, financial institutions, governments, and high net-worth clients, to name a few. Highland Capital Management has its headquarters located in Dallas, Texas and has offices in New York, Seoul, Singapore, and Sao Paolo.
Community is extremely important to Highland Capital Management and they are always supporting good causes. Since 2005, the firm has donated a generous $10 million to organizations all over the world.