Co-Founder/Chief Investment Officer
Highland Capital Management, L.P.
Mr. Okada is Chief Investment Officer of Highland Capital Management, L.P. and is responsible for overseeing Highland’s investment activities for its various strategies. Mr. Okada was a pioneer in the development of the bank loan market and has over 25 years of credit experience. He was responsible for structuring one of the industry’s first arbitrage CLOs and was actively involved in the development of Highland’s bank loan separate account and mutual fund platforms. Mr. Okada is a Director of NexBank and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Common Grace Ministries, Inc. Mr. Okada is an honors graduate of the University of California Los Angeles with degrees in Economics and Psychology. He has earned the right to use the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.