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Jim Thompson, Dallas Financial Specialist, is Seen as a Leader

November 20, 2018
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Over time, under the leadership of Jim Thompson, Dallas-based Preston Hollow Capital has managed to build a team of experienced professionals in a number of areas, including specialists in structuring, trading, credit and business operations and executive management. Over time, they have demonstrated that they are capable of working seamlessly to deliver the best quality experience for every client in every situation. They do their best to ensure that borrowers and their agents have an experience that emphasizes flexibility, speed, and certainty, because those are the factors that make for the best borrowing experience.

With Preston Hollow Capital, Jim Thompson has pursued a two-prong strategy, in which he invests in fixed income credit and also participates in the acquisition of operating companies in such diverse industries as investment banking, asset management, mortgage origination and life sciences sectors. Throughout his long career, Jim Thompson has made Dallas home. In fact, he has been so dedicated to the Dallas Metroplex, he has never even considered leaving.

For 22 years Jim Thompson was the CEO of a diversified financial services firm called ORIX USA, also in Dallas and led them to enormous growth, to the point that the firm had 1,400 employees, assets of more than $5 billion and they managed another $28 billion in third party assets. In fact, when he Jim decided to leave ORIX USA and start Preston Hollow Capital, he started them in the same Dallas building. Before landing at ORIX USA, Jim Thompson also held senior management positions with Financial Corporation of Santa Barbara and Mission Hills Mortgage. With both firms, he was responsible for various loan origination, securitization and other capital markets and investment related functions.