Under the leadership of Dallas investment professional Jim Thompson, investment firm Preston Hollow Capital has accumulated a team of professionals who are experienced in many diverse areas, including executive management, structuring, credit, trading, and business operations. Over time, they have demonstrated that they are capable of working seamlessly to deliver the best quality experience for everyone. They giver their all to ensure that borrowers and their agents have a positive experience in which flexibility, speed, and certainty are all emphasized as the factors inherent in the best borrowing experience.
Throughout his long financial services career, Jim Thompson has dedicated himself to his Dallas community. He is so dedicated to Dallas that, after 22 yearsas the CEO of financial services firm ORIX USA, when it came time to leave and set up his own firm, he did so in the same Downtown Dallas building. His time with ORIX USA was very successful, in that he led that firm to enormous growth. By the time he left, the firm had assets of more than $5 billion and managed another $28 billion in assets held by third parties. Their workforce had also grown to 1,400 employees.
Prior to his time at ORIX USA, Jim Thompson also held senior management positions with Financial Corporation of Santa Barbara and Mission Hills Mortgage. In those two positions, he was responsible for various loan origination, securitization and other capital markets and investment related functions. For Jim Thompson, his hometown of Dallas is special, and he is committed to improving a lot more than the business climate in his community. Leading Preston Hollow Capital, Jim Thompson has managed to pursue a two-prong strategy wherein he invests in fixed income credit and then participates in the acquisition of operating companies in such diverse industries as investment banking, asset management, mortgage origination and life sciences sectors.