Successful heavy hitter of the investment world Jeffry Schneider is today considered one of the most revered and sought-after talents in the investment industry. Jeffry Schneider, a native of Manhattan but life long resident of Austin, Texas has created one of the first alternative investment firms in the form of Ascendant Captial. Schneider is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts Amhurst and later would go on to work for some of the world’s biggest investment firms. Schnieder would hone his skills as a financial advisor for various alternative investment companies and would mainly focus on the private sector. It was, however, with the investment firm Axiom Capital Management that Schneider would receive most of his experience. While at Axiom Capital Management, Jeffry Schneider would learn all about the financial field and how important the process of due diligence was to a company. After his time with Axiom, Jeffry Schnieder would go on to form the highly successful Ascendant Capital in Austin, Texas.
Jeffry Schneider was able to grow his company by offering advisors a bridge of communication to asset managers and some of the country’s top sponsors. This was a breakthrough in the investment world as it provided a win-win-win situation for advisors, alternative investment companies and the clients themselves in the form of larger returns. In addition to managing one of the largest companies in the nation, Jeffry Schneider offers much of his time to bringing awareness to various non-profit projects across the city of Austin. Jeffry Schneider has partnered up with various charities such as “Austin Pets Alive!” that not only help animals find homes but stop the killing of pets in local shelters. Another charity close to Schneider’s heart is LifeWorks, a local non-profit organization that aids single mothers that have infants and toddlers in need.