Jeffry Schneider is the chief executive officer of Ascendant capital and also the founding principal of Ascendant alternative strategies. He has been in the industry for 25 years working in the financial services sector. He has also worked in private pension funds and global business services. As the CEO, he is responsible for driving the strategic direction of the company.
Having attained his bachelor degree from the University of Massachusetts, Schneider has worked hard to be in the position he is holding currently. After graduating from the university, Jeffry Schneider began his career in the financial services sector. He has gained experience working for financial service firms.
In addition to being the chief executive officer, he is also the registered representative of Ascendant alternative strategies. Jeffry Schneider also got the skills on how to build long-lasting relationships with the clients from his previous employment. It is from the skills he got over the years, that he decided to go on his own and start a venture that where he could use the knowledge in alternative investment and client relationships.
The company is located in Austin, Texas. The organization works with mature companies with high income and low debt. Under his guidance, the company has grown and had over 55 employees. It serves investment advisors, and family offices. The firm has made a name for itself in the industry. Schneider believes that success is through dedication and the employee camaraderie. He and his team have created a culture that has made the company achieve success.
Jeffry Schneider has previously worked at Smith Barney, Alex Brown and Merrill Lynch. He is committed to charitable works and has worked with organizations such as the Gazelle foundation, Wonders and worries and the Cherokee home for children. He currently lives in Austin, Texas where his company is located.