We serve financial advisors seeking alternative investment offerings for their clients.

Learn more about how we work to create strong partnerships with our sponsors.

Income-Producing Alternative Investments

Ascendant Capital serves the advisor and institutional audience looking for alternative investment products for their accredited investors. Through an exclusive distribution relationship with GPB Capital, we provide various private offerings by acquiring income-producing companies.

Bringing Unique Product Solutions to
Financial Advisors

The vision of Ascendant started in 2009 and in 2012, officially became Ascendant Capital, LLC.

Ascendant Capital focuses on bringing unique product solutions to retail investors.

At Ascendant Capital, we are committed to understanding the needs of the market. We both source and partner with high-quality investment managers to create differentiated strategies to meet client needs. We consult, structure, market, and service these offerings, working to ensure that our relationships receive a high-level of investment quality and service.


Capital Raised



Austin, TX


Capital Markets Team

Joseph Dattolo

Managing Director

Mano Fanopoulos

Managing Director

Mark Engelbrecht

Managing Director

Trevor Carney


Michael Mann


Zach Zachry


Jeffry Schneider

Founder & Chief Executive Officer

“We strive to be the choice provider of unique product solutions for our financial advisors and their end-clients, acting as a resource for them in the alternative space”

In The News

Founding Austin | September 19, 2017

Creating a Corporate Culture that Gives Back

Discover how Ascendant Capital CEO Jeffry Schneider is building a corporate culture of success, unlimited potential and charitable giving.

Work for A Great Company

The success of our employees is our own success!