Chief Executive Officer
With more than 25 years of experience, Darrell serves in a strategic advisory role with Green Square clients, advising on investment strategies to meet families' long-term objectives. He also serves as a trusted advisor and consultant regarding private business strategies ranging from exit options, re-capitalization strategies, shareholder strategies and other needs as they arise. He has been instrumental in assisting families with pre- and post-transaction issues, including pre-sale estate planning, as well as post-sale investment strategy and implementation. Darrell is a member of Green Square’s executive committee, investment committee and board of directors. Darrell is also the co-founder of Center Coast Capital Advisors, a mid-stream energy investment management firm headquartered in Houston, Texas, with more than $3.5 billion under management.
Prior to founding Green Square in 2001, he held positions at Goldman Sachs in the Fixed Income Currencies and Commodities division, covering U.S.-based financial institutions focusing on mortgage backed securities and interest rate derivatives. In his role at Goldman, Darrell worked intimately with depository portfolio managers, assisting them in portfolio structure and asset hedging strategies. In 1999, Darrell moved to the Private Client Services unit in the Investment Management Division of Goldman Sachs, advising ultra-high-net-worth families and family offices on portfolio construction and investment strategies. Prior to joining Goldman Sachs, Darrell served as the Senior Vice President and Manager of the Investment Services Division of SunTrust Bank, as well as the Executive Vice President, head of Capital Markets and member of the Executive Management Committee for First American Bank in Nashville, Tennessee.
Darrell received his Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Mississippi State University and a Master of Arts in Economics from Vanderbilt University. Darrell holds the Series 65 license.