Jeffry Schneider started exploring the finance field after an outstanding performance in his career at major firms like Smith Barney, Alex Brown & Sons, and Merrill Lynch. In the span of his career, he has also held policy making positions at Axiom Capital Management and Paradigm Global Advisors, in 2002, where he gained a string of professional skills including marketing, education, innovation approach in financial structuring and sales and operational services. He is knowledgeable in alternative investment strategies and has the ability create healthy relationships with his clients.
Having gained all these skills, Schneider saw it wise to set up his venture that brought his know-how and the relationships he had with his clients together. Hence the Ascendant Capital came to life. The company is an alternative investment boutiques firm that makes available private equity, real estate and hedge funds that are often not available to investors. The company also goes a step ahead to develop innovative and value-added offerings that are not limiting to any qualified investor. These offerings come with a backing of educational, sales and operation and marketing services.They are then allocated through Family offices, U.S. Brokerage firms, Private Banks, and International Markets. The company works with more than 50 broker-dealers, a good number of family offices and more than 250 financial advisors.
He was born in Manhattan, and Jeffry began his career in financial services after graduating from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Under his stewardship, he has aided in the raise of nearly $1 billion and made the company grow from just employing two employees to more than 30 people. The company greatly encourages open dialogue hence creating a sense of trust and a healthy working environment within the organization.
As much as he works hard and is a committed to making great opportunity investments available, he also understands the value of staying fit and healthy. He has participated in some marathon, half Ironman, and Ironman. The proud father enjoys traveling the world and is also committed to helping the needy. He has ventured into philanthropy by working with some charitable organization including Cherokee Home for Children, the Gazelle Foundation; God Loves We Deliver and Wonders and Worries.