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Baird's equity research, sales and corporate access ranked No. 1 in multiple categories by Greenwich Associates.1

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Baird has more than 110 sales and trading professionals in 17 offices around the globe, with secondary trading capabilities in 25 international markets.

Baird's integrated Global Investment Banking team advised on 79 M&A deals in 2014 and has completed M&A assignments in 20 countries since 2010.

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Baird's investment and operating professionals in the United States, Europe and Asia have raised more than $3 billion in private equity and venture capital and invested in 285 portfolio companies.

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Jon Langenfeld, CFA
Head of Global Equities
Director of Research

Dan Renouard, CFA
Chief Operating Officer
Head of Sales & Trading

Amy Junker
Head of Global Corporate Access

Patrick Spencer
Vice Chairman
Institutional Equities, Europe

Paul Rogalski
Head of Global Industrial
Investment Banking

Joel Cohen
Deputy Head of Global Industrial
Investment Banking

Joe Packee
Deputy Head of Global Industrial
Investment Banking

Andrew Brickman
Partner, Baird Capital
U.S. Private Equity

Scott Hoffman
Operating Partner, Baird Capital
U.S. Private Equity

James Benfield
Managing Director, Baird Capital
U.K. Private Equity

Huaming Gu
Baird Capital
Partner, China Growth Equity

1Greenwich Associates U.S. Equity Investors – Small-/Mid-Cap Funds, April 2015. Survey conducted with 92 small-cap and mid-cap fund managers. Rankings for qualitative metrics are based on leading research firms in survey.

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Why Baird's Perspectives Matter

Baird's Head of Global Equities looks back on the firm's commitment to and co-evolution with the global Industrial sector.

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The New Industrial Revolution

A panel of senior executives from leading Industrial companies discusses the ideas and technology shaping the sector today.

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Technology in the Industrial Economy

Baird Global Industrial Investment Banking emphasizes the need for diligence when evaluating new technology acquisitions.

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Grow and Thrive

Baird Capital highlights recent work with Digi-Star to show how private equity can drive industrial efficiencies.

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Baird's Industrial Conference

For 45 years, this premier event has connected senior executives from leading companies with qualified investors.