Brent Williams – The Halifax Group

Brent Williams is a Senior Partner and member of the Investment and Management Committees of The Halifax Group and heads its Dallas office.

Prior to joining Halifax in 1999, Brent was a Director in PaineWebber’s Merchant Banking Division, which he helped to establish. Prior to that, he was a Director in PaineWebber’s Investment Banking Division, where he was responsible for the coverage of business and industrial service companies. Brent joined PaineWebber from Smith Barney where he had similar responsibilities in its Multi-Industry and New Business Development Groups. Previously, Brent was also an Assistant Vice President in the Project Finance Department of the Sumitomo Bank.

Brent serves on the Advisory Council at the McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin and the Investment Committee for the United Way of Metropolitan Dallas Foundation. He also is a member of the Young Presidents’ Organization.

Brent earned his B.A. from The University of Texas at Austin and his M.B.A. from Rice University. In his free time, he enjoys golf, fly fishing, skiing, hiking and travel.

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