Jeffry Schneider is not only that CEO of Ascendant Capital but also doubles up as the founding Principal of Ascendant Alternative Strategies. Having amassed at least 25 years of experience in the financial services industry, Schneider believes that he has achieved much of what he hoped to while growing up. He boasts of an extensive network of private and public pension funds, global financial services firms and family offices. As the CEO and founder, Schneider oversees all the dealings and activities of all departments in the company. He is a proud holder of a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Massachusetts.
Schneider has worked up the ladder to become one of the leaders in alternative investment community. His emerging boutique investment firm is located in Austin, Texas. The firms sets itself apart by focusing more on mature companies in its unique approach to private equity. He believes that this is the way to go since such companies generate high income thanks to its low debt.
Under Jeffey’s leadership, the company has experienced a tremendous growth and now has more than 55 employees under its cap. Despite its humble beginnings, the firm has grown steadily by servicing a number of investments advisors, family offices and broker-dealers. He believes that this would not have been possible without the dedication and zeal from his team of employees. He is proud to have instilled a culture of hard work and self believe in his employees.
Jeffry is a travel enthusiast. This, he says, has helped him learn from other cultures and experts in the field, especially those within the US. By combining the various perspectives he gathers from his travels, Jeffery looks at his leadership from all angles. With his, he remains in synch with most of the aspirations and expectations of both his employees and clients.