Jeffry Schneider is a Manhattan native and notable veteran of the financial industry. After graduating from University of Massachusetts, Amherst he began working for several well known financial firms. With a wide array of professional skills and a keen knowledge of alternative investment strategies, Schneider continues to master his surroundings in and outside the finance world. Aside from his interest in alternative investments, Jeffry Schneider is a dedicated fitness and health enthusiast. While residing in Austin, Schneider actively engages in various sports to prepare for half Ironman challenges. An Ironman Triathlon is a series of long-distance triathlon races organized by the World Triathlon Corporation. The race consists of a 2.4-mile swim, a 112-mile bicycle ride and a marathon 26.2-mile run, raced in that order and without a break.
The Ironman and Half Ironman challenge is considered to be the most difficult one-day sporting events in the world. Jeffry Schneider has participated in challenges that took place in Texas, New Zealand, Florida, Saint Croix, California and Chile. After catching the Ironman bug, Jeffry continues to train for the upcoming festivities in Croatia. Jeffry approaches his fitness and his professional career with the same mindset. Namely, that he will work tirelessly and give it his all to exceed expectations, and establish himself as a leader in the respective field.
Growing up in Manhattan, New York, Jeffry actively participated in numerous sports. Schneider’s interest in fitness and sports began with soccer and developed into swimming and biking. Today you can find him pushing the limits and maintaining a healthy life. More recent, Jeffry Schneider continues to research the most common pitfalls of the American diet. Schneider’s efforts are dedicated to watching his diet and providing nutritious food for the workplace.
Today, Schneider continues to provide fitness, nutrition and health tips for his colleagues and peers. Schneider’s insightful and adventurous approach to nutrition and health continues to influence those around him.
Jeffry is the Founder of Ascendant Capital LLC, and resides in Austin, Texas. Prior to Ascendant, Jeffry held senior positions at Paradigm Global Advisors and Axiom Capital Management. In addition to keeping fit, Jeffry enjoys traveling the world, having explored Southeastern Asia, Europe, and South America extensively.
He cares deeply for a number of causes that will help the less fortunate and is a contributing member of the Gazelle Foundation, Wonders and Worries, Cherokee Home for Children as well as several other charitable organizations.