Highland Capital Works With National Pension Service Of South Korea To Launch Private Equity Fund
Fund Management / August 5, 2018

Highland Capital Management Korea is an affiliate of the well-known American company Highland Capital Management LTD which is headquartered in Dallas, Texas. The company’s Korean affiliate has successfully closed on a private equity fund that will focus on health care and has secured capital commitments totaling $147 million. The National Pension Service of South Korea is the acting anchor investor for the project. Read this article at Dallas News. The private equity fund created by Highland Management is a first of its kind equity fund focusing specifically on health care interests in Asia. And while an ever-increasing interest in the healthcare sector has been observed on the continent over the past two years, the majority of monies committed to the industry by Asian investors has been through direct means or by investing in multi-purpose equity firms. Investors that have agreed to take part in the investment opportunity fostered by Highland Capital and NPS are doing so with the intent of achieving specific objectives in the healthcare industry in addition to seeing a positive return on their investments. These objectives include opportunities for future investments in the countries of China, Korea, as well as the United States. Highland Capital has facilitated…

Susan McGalla Is An Inspiration To Women
Fashion Expert / August 5, 2018

Businesses are 15% more likely to perform better when they have gender-diversity, and 35% more likely when they are ethnically diverse. Few women hold C-level positions in S&P 500 companies. Susan McGalla inspires women to seek high level positions as she comfortably worked with men and women to rise in the ranks. She learned hard work by growing up with a dad who was a football coach and two brothers. When she first worked at American Eagle Outfitters, the company’s executives were all men. She became the president before leaving the company. She went on to found P3 Executive Consulting, and she is the Pittsburgh Steeler’s Vice President of Business Strategy and Creative Development. She joined the “wear what we wear” campaign to sell Steelers merchandise. There are many groups that support women leaders and allow them to bounce ideas off of one another. Unfortunately, most business leaders are men, and the opportunities that arise from women leaders coming together are few. Women make up only 25% of senior roles worldwide. One possible solution to the real problem is executive sponsorship. By finding an executive to sponsor them, women can open up more opportunities for themselves. The sponsor would place…