Rafael G. Garza | Atmos Energy

Rafael G. Garza

Co-Founder and managing director of Bravo Equity Partners in Fort Worth, Texas; currently a director of Vantage Bancorp, Inc., a holding company for Vantage Bank Texas and First Texas BHC, Inc., a holding company for Southwest Bank.  Mr. Garza has been a director of Atmos Energy since 2016.

Since 2000, Mr. Garza has been managing director of Bravo Equity Partners, which provides capital to middle-market companies in the U.S. and Mexico, primarily in the financial services, retail, food, and educational service sectors.  He is also actively involved in various private companies, including Bravo Pizzas Houston and Career Educational Services.  Mr. Garza has gained a strong understanding of global and domestic macroeconomics and capital market concepts through his more than 25 years of experience in managing and advising companies in a wide range of industries on corporate finance, investment, development and strategic matters.  He has also demonstrated leadership through his service on the boards of Vantage Bancorp, Inc. and First Texas BHC, Inc.