President and Chief Executive Officer, EnLink Midstream Partners, L.P.
Michael J. Garberding is President and Chief Executive Officer of EnLink Midstream. He also is a director on the ENLK and ENLC Boards of Directors.
Mr. Garberding has more than 25 years of leadership experience in the energy industry. Prior to his role as CEO, Mr. Garberding served as EnLink’s Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. He held several positions with EnLink’s predecessor, Crosstex Energy, including Senior Vice President of Business Development and Finance.
Before joining Crosstex in 2008, Mr. Garberding was assistant treasurer at TXU Corp., where he focused on structured transactions, such as project financing for coal plant development and the sale of TXU Gas Co. He also was involved in the $45 billion sale of TXU Corp. to a group of private buyers led by KKR, Goldman Sachs, and TPG. Previously, Mr. Garberding was a member of several structured commodity, derivative, and project finance teams when he worked for Enron North America as a finance manager. He also was an audit manager at Arthur Andersen LLP.
Mr. Garberding earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in accounting from Texas A&M University and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Michigan. He is a board member of the Master Limited Partnerships Association and the American Heart Association.