Jeffry Schneider was born in Manhattan where he obtained a Bachelors of Science degree from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Jeffry Schneider ventured into the financial services industry at a young age where he worked for several firms gaining professional experience in the field. Some of the companies Jeffry has worked for include Alex Brown, Smith Barney, Merrill Lynch, Axiom Capital Management team and Paradigm Global Advisors. Over the years, Jeffry was charged with maintaining proper relationships with hedge fund managers and performing due diligence to ensure they were robust for the diverse client base at the firm. He also worked with investment managers and advised on the viable investment opportunities.
From the experience he had gained and interest he developed, Jeffry Schneider opted to set up his own company Ascendant Capital, LLC in 2009.This was after 24 years of experience in the industry. Ascendant Capital uses an innovative approach in financial structuring together with intense marketing, education, sales and operational services to raises funds for asset fund sponsors both experience and upcoming. Under his able leadership, the company works with the aim of being the trusted liaison to triumphant fund sponsors and unmatched financial intermediaries to maximize return and minimize risk. Jeffry Schneider is a believer in diversification of investments so as to manage risk and returns. He has helped several big companies to maintain an adequate debt to equity ratio and create income with fast through his extensive exposure and knowledge in alternative investment.
He is in charge of a professional team who work to seek and grow investment. His team has grown to over thirty employees in the recent years with the company raising approximately one billion dollars. The company is known for high quality standards and desire for excellence. Ascendant Capital’s success is attributed to its unique culture, which fosters hard work, trust, and open communication among the team members. This has made the firm to become the top alternative investment boutique firm in Texas. Jeffry has great interpersonal skill that aid in establishing and maintain relationships with the clients and partners. The company aims to raise approximately $50 million per month over the coming years.
Aside his professional life, Jeffry lives a healthy life and has successfully participated in athletics such as the half marathon in several cases which he successfully completed. He has participated in sports competition in Texas, Florida, California, Chile, and Saint Croix. Jeffry believes in healthy eating for healthy life. He enjoys traveling the world with friends and family. As part of his work life balance, he is also actively involved with a number of philanthropic causes supporting organizations such as Gods Love We Deliver, Wonders and Worries, Gazelle Foundation, Camp Honey Creek’s Summer Dream Program and Cherokee Home for Children just a few to mention.