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March 20, 2017

Jeffry Schneider – Alternative Investment Specialist

Jeffry Schneider is the CEO and Founder of Ascendant Capital, which is located in Austin, Texas. Over the past few years, Jeffry Schneider has grown his firm to be a billion dollar company. Ascendant Capital, LLC under his leadership has specialized in marketing, sales as well as operational services and raises funds for asset fund sponsors.

In a period of two to five years, Jeffry Schneider’s company employs over 50 people. During the same time, Jeffry Schneider was able to raise over $1 billion for his clients. The institution currently has 50 broker dealers, several family offices, and over 250 investment advisers. Within the company, Jeffry Schneider has managed to create a culture that has helped in the development of the business.

With 24 years experience in investment community, Jeffry Schneider has gained professional skills including alternative investment strategies. Previously, he has worked with a number of notable, leading financial institutions including Merrill Lynch, Alex Brown and Smith Barney where he held executive positions. He believes that alternative investments are the best way to reduce volatility and diversify holdings.

Jeffry Schneider is known for his love for fitness, and he also enjoys traveling and doing as much charity work as he can handle. He is a very successful businessman, but he also believes in giving back to the community. Jeffry Schneider also supports several initiatives including the Gazelle Foundation, Cherokee Home for Children, God’s Love We Deliver Foundation and Wonders and Worries.

January 27, 2017

The Brilliant behind the Success of Ascendant Capital

Jeffry Schneider is a renowned entrepreneur based in Austin, TX. He is an expert in the alternative investments field and has worked in this industry for over a decade. He has always been passionate about the investment industry and took a keen interest in the goings on of the industry at a very tender age. Mr. Schneider graduated from the University of Massachusetts Amherst with a bachelor’s degree and soon after, he started working as an investment advisor. He has worked with a number of high-profile financial institutions over the years. These include Smith Barney, Axiom Capital Management, Alex Brown, Paradigm Global Advisors and Merril Lynch. He worked his way up the corporate ladder in these companies and gained extensive experience in the various positions he held.

Ascendant Capital, LLC

In 2008, Mr. Schneider founded Ascendant Capital with the aim of raising capital for sponsors of alternative asset funds—both the emerging ones and the established ones. He currently serves as the CEO of the Austin-based company. Ascendant grew in leaps and bounds over the years and now has an expansive network of private banks, brokers, investment advisors and family offices which it works with to meet its clients’ needs. It offers its services to both the private and public sector in the U.S. and beyond. It is made up of a team of about 30 professionals who are all experts in their fields and always have their clients’ best interests at heart.

Jeffry has fostered a culture of open dialogue and teamwork in the company and this has contributed greatly to the company’s success. He believes in using alternative investments to diversify one’s investment portfolio and hence minimize the risk of making losses because of the investments performing poorly. Ascendant LLC has helped raise millions of dollars for various asset funds since its establishment. These funds have been used to purchase auto dealerships and real estate among other things.


Jeffry believes in giving back to the community and is therefore a close affiliate of several charitable organizations. Some of these are God Loves We Deliver, The Gazelle Foundation, Wonders and Worries and Cherokee Home for Children. He makes donations to these charities, both personally and through Ascendant Capital, to fund some of their projects. He also takes part in their activities as service to his community.


Ascendant always strives to offer excellent services to its clients and it is no wonder that its clients keep going back to it for more services and referring other companies and individuals to it. Jeffry is a fitness enthusiast and a lover of life. He enjoys traveling in his free time. He is very active on social media as is evident from his Twitter page where he shares inspirational messages, business tips and other life hacks with his followers.