Jeffry Schneider is the Founder of Ascendant Capital. Ascendant is located in Austin, Texas and was founded in 2009. Ascendant Capital is considered one of the leading alternative investments firms in the nation. Jeffry Schneider has grown this company to its current size and has raised over $1 billion dollars to date. Jeffry has a long history of success in the alternative investments field and brings great experience to Ascendant.
Before founding Ascendant Capital, Jeffry worked at a number of financial organizations including Axiom Capital Management, Paradigm Global Advisors, Merrill Lynch, Alex Brown and Smith Barney. While working at Axiom Capital Management, he served as a senior manager developing relationships with hedge fund managers that served him into the future. He received a bachelor of science degree from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.
Jeffry is heavily involved in a number of social causes including Gods Love We Deliver, Gazelle Foundation, Cherokee Home for Children, and Wonders and Worries. His other passion involves staying in top shape. He strongly believes in eating a healthy diet and takes time to educate others about the harmful effects of the American diet. He participates in marathons, Ironman and half Ironman events.