The founder of the boutique Austin-based Ascendant Capital LLC is none other than Jeffry Schneider. He uses his skills which includes; education, operational services, innovative approach in financial structuring among others, to educate people on how to acquire funds and raise capital. In the same way, he teaches the people on innovative approach in financial approach. Likewise, Ascendant distributes the public offerings across the globe through working with a network of family offices, registered investments, and private banks, among others.
Through Jeffry Schneider, ascendant capital has developed swiftly within a period of five years from only two employees up to more than thirty personnel. During this period, Schneider and his team have managed to raise almost $1 billion in support of several managers. As a matter of fact, ascendant capital works countless family offices, 250 investors, and fifty brokers. Equally important, the capital has been used to buy auto dealerships, real estates, tech companies among others. Considering this incredible growth, Schneider and his team plan to push on more. Besides, they expect to hit a target of $50 million monthly.
Considering where the market sits today, Schneider believes that, in order to branch out holdings and reduce unpredictability, he needed to come up with a way to introduce alternative investments. As a matter of facts, if we consider the smartest pools of money, alternative investments stands at a much greater levels as compared to the majority of RIA’s. For instance, client portfolios falls under the alternative investment.
Furthermore, Ascendant capital’s culture enhances the company’s success. The atmosphere ensures an open dialogue and a sense of confidence between team members. Schneider takes pride in this transparency and therefore ensures that it extends externally as well.
Equally important, Jerry Schneider holds a degree from University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Before working with Ascendant Capital, he spent time with Merrill Lynch, Alex Brown and Smith Barney. He worked at both Axiom Capital Management and Paradigm Global Advisors. Additionally, he enjoys a healthy living such as healthy eating and keeping fit. As such, he participates in marathons, iron man, and also loves exploration and traveling. He has visited countries such as Europe, South America, Asia, and more. Jeffry is involved in a number of charitable organizations such as God Loves We Deliver, Cherokee Home for Children, the Gazelle Foundation, and Wonders and Worries.