Jeffry Schneider is the Founder of Ascendant Capital LLC, an Austin-based company. The company serves as an alternative financial investment firm which only serves specific market portions, mostly the real estate sector. As the founder and CEO of the company, Mr. Schneider has helped the company grow substantially, by raising its operational levels as well as its revenue status. This owes to his intensive experience in the field of alternative investments.
Before joining Ascendant Capital LLC, Jeffry Schneider worked in various companies. Some of the companies he has worked with include: Axiom Capital Management, Merrill Lynch, Alex Brown, and Smith Barney. He is a degree holder from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Mr. Schneider has knowledge in various fields such as marketing, education, sales and operational services which has given him an added advantage in the market the company serves. Jeffry is as well affiliated to charitable organizations, such as God Loves We Deliver and Wonders and Worries.
Ascendant Capital mainly sources for funds for emerging as well as already established alternative asset fund sponsors. The capital raised is mainly used to purchase real estate, tech companies and more. The company has a network of family offices, dealers and private banks. It also works with registered investment advisors who work closely with them to help Ascendant distribute these public and private offerings across the globe. Ascendant has been able to raise close to one billion dollars under Jeffry Schneider on behalf of several managers which is a huge growth. The company is projecting to make fifty million dollars on a monthly basis this year.
The culture of the company has been seen to greatly play a major role in ensuring the company’s success. The environment in which Ascendant operates, not only relies on dialogue but also a sense of trust between team members. Transparency is greatly practiced at departmental levels, and the investors’ interests remain a priority to all the stakeholders. Jeffry sees alternative investments a great way to reduce volatility as well as diversify holdings given the current market state which is conducive. This is because alternative investment allocations stand a better level compared to most international client portfolios who consider other available options.