CFA Society - Houston

2013 CFA Society of Houston Investor Symposium
"Future of Finance"
Friday, November 8, 2013
Jones Graduate School of Business, McNair Hall | Rice University

Gregory A. Reid

Gregory Reid

Managing Director, President, and CEO, Salient’s MLP Business

About Gregory A. Reid
Gregory A. Reid is a Managing Director of Salient Partners, L.P., and serves as the President and CEO of Salient’s Master Limited Partnership (MLP) business. Salient manages approximately $2.2 billion in public MLP investments in both long-short and long-only strategies1. Mr. Reid and his team also actively invest in private MLP investments and other energy-related opportunities.

Prior to being acquired by Salient, Mr. Reid served as the Founder and CEO of RDG Capital, LLC, a Houston-based asset and wealth management ¬firm specializing in MLP investments. Prior to that, he served as Senior Vice President of Merrill Lynch’s Private Banking and Investment Group. He began his career in the financial services industry with Goldman Sachs Private Wealth Management.

Mr. Reid earned his undergraduate degree from Texas A&M University and later graduated from Northwestern University’s J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management with his Master of Business Administration (MBA). Mr. Reid is registered with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) as a General Securities Representative (Series 7) and a General Securities Principal (Series 24). He is also registered with the National Futures Association (Series 3).

Mr. Reid is a member of the Austin Chapter of Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO) and is active in his community through his involvement in various charitable organizations.

Mr. Reid and his wife, Janelle, have one son and two daughters.

About Salient Partners, L.P.
Salient is an asset management and wealth advisory firm headquartered in Houston, Texas.

Our clients have entrusted us with $18.5 billion* of their capital, which we invest and advise across a broad spectrum of traditional and alternative investments.

Regardless of the business line, the unifying elements of our approach are: an emphasis on risk management, employing a research-driven investment process, and a focus on maximizing the impact of the fees and costs we incur in our investment implementation. In short, we believe that our clients should be compensated for the risks they take and the fees and costs they incur.

Our collective experience tells us that this approach is the best way for Salient to help our clients achieve their financial objectives.

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