Senior Partner


Brent-WilliamsBrent 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 earned his B.A. from The University of Texas at Austin and his M.B.A. from Rice University.

Brent is a member of the Young Presidents’ Organization and serves as a member of the Advisory Board for the Center for Private Equity Finance at The University of Texas at Austin.  In his free time, Brent enjoys golf, fly fishing, skiing, hiking and travel.


Halifax Board Affiliations

  • Current

    • Animal Supply Company
    • Golden State Overnight Delivery
  • Prior

    • Maverick Healthcare
    • MTW Corporation
    • Nutrition Physiology Company, LLC
    • PolyPipe Holdings, Inc.
    • Taylor Logistics
    • Universal Hospital Services, Inc

bwilliams@thehalifaxgroup.com | (214) 855-8700