Michael D. Salim

Michael D. Salim

LLC Partner, General Counsel & Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Salim joined Brazos in 2002 and serves as General Counsel and Chief Operating Officer. He is responsible for the Brazos operations, legal affairs, and investor relations, and he provides senior support for the Firm's transaction execution and portfolio monitoring. Mr. Salim serves on the board of directors of certain Brazos portfolio companies. From 1991 through 2001, Mr. Salim was employed as a Principal, General Counsel, and Chief Financial and Administrative Officer at Hicks Muse, a private equity firm. From 1978 to 1991, Mr. Salim was a partner in two Dallas law firms, where he specialized in corporate, partnership, and securities law. In that period, Mr. Salim completed public and private financings and M&A transactions totaling several billion dollars. Mr. Salim recently served as Chairman of the finance oversight committee of one of the largest churches in the United States, Prestonwood Baptist Church, and as the Chairman for the board of trustees of a large Dallas private school, Prestonwood Christian Academy. Mr. Salim received a Juris Doctor degree from Southern Methodist University and a Bachelor of Arts degree with highest honors from Texas Christian University, where he placed first in his graduating class.