Jeffry Schneider is the founder of Ascendant Capital, LLC, a boutique alternative investment firm based in Austin, TX. Through Jeffry Schneider’s excellent skills in the innovative approach to financial structuring, marketing and sales, Ascendant Capital has been able to raise alternative investment funds for the emerging and established investors. Working with a network of investment banks, broker-dealers and family offices, Ascendant Capital distributes its alternative investment funds throughout the world.
During Jeffry’s tenure, Ascendant Capital has grown rapidly, having expanded the workforce from two to over 50 employees. Within five years, Jeffry had raised nearly $1 billion on behalf of Ascendant’s managers. Today, Ascendant has over 50 broker-dealers, many family offices, and 250 investment advisors. Additionally, the firm has an interest in technology companies, auto dealership and real estate ventures. With this incredible growth, Jeffry and his team set their eyes for a brighter future. By the end of 2016, Ascendant expects to raise $50 million monthly.
Considering the current market trends, Jeffry Schneider believes that alternative investments enhance diversification while reducing volatility. Over the recent past, Ascendant Capital has experienced incredible growth. When comparing financing methods, alternative investment is far superior than registered investment advising.
Culture of Ascendant Capital LLC
Jeffry Schneider attributes the company’s success to its impeccable culture. The firm relies upon its environment to build a deep relationship with its team members. While Ascendant Capital has its alignment of interests, it gives priority to investors’ interests.
Background of Jeffry Schneider
A native of Manhattan, Jeffry Schneider started his career in financial services industry after graduating from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. While working for several well-established financial advisory firms, Jeffry honed his skills in alternative investment strategies through client relationships. In 2002, he worked at Paradigm Global Advisors before leaving for Ascendant Capital LLC. Jeffry Schneider brought with him a valuable layer of expertise to his repertoire. While at Ascendant Capital, he initiated the development of mechanisms to analyze managers’ performance. One of Ascendant Capital’s many goals is to provide unbiased and objective financial services without a conflict of interest. Ascendant Capital, LLC distributes its services through family offices, investment banks, broker-dealers and international markets.
Jeffry Schneider received a Bachelor’s degree in Finance from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Upon graduating, Jeffry worked at Paradigm Global Advisors. Having participated in numerous marathon and Ironman competitions, Jeffry enjoys eating healthy and staying fit. Jeffry Schneider loves to explore the world. He has traveled extensively across America, Asia and Europe. Furthermore, as a strong believer in humanity, Jeffry Schneider supports several philanthropies through humanitarian organizations such as Cherokee Home for Children, Wonders and Worries and the Gazelle Foundation.