Backed by Baird's World-Class Platform

No. 1

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

Globe silhouette

Baird's more than 120 sales and trading professionals make a market in 3,600 stocks and trade across 49 markets globally.

Baird's integrated Global Investment Banking team of 275 professionals advised on 80 M&A deals in 2015 and has completed M&A assignments in 22 countries since 2011.

$ 3.1


Baird Capital's investment and operating professionals in the United States, Europe and Asia have raised more than $3.1 billion in private equity and venture capital and invested in more than 290 portfolio companies.

To learn more about Baird's robust global Industrial equities platform, visit

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

Joel Cohen
Co-Head of Global Industrial
Investment Banking

Joe Packee
Co-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
Partner, Baird Capital
China Growth Equity

1Greenwich Associates U.S. Equity Investors – Small-/Mid-Cap Funds, April 2016. Survey conducted with 96 small-cap and mid-cap fund managers. Rankings for qualitative metrics are based on leading research firms in survey.

Reliable Perspectives in an Unpredictable World
Reliable Perspective in an Unpredictable World

Baird's Head of Global Equities reflects on the firm's long-time commitment to the global Industrial sector.

Controlling the Controllable
Controlling the Controllable

A panel of Industrial leaders discusses the challenges of operating in an increasingly interconnected world.

Global M&A: A Rewarding Tool in Uncertain Times
Global M&A: A Rewarding Tool in Uncertain Times

Baird Global Investment Banking discusses the rising importance and cost of M&A in today's uncertain Industrial markets.

Hype or History in the Making?
Hype or History in the Making?

Baird Capital considers the implications of Industry 4.0 on mid-market Industrial businesses.

Baird's Global Industrial Conference
Baird's Global Industrial Conference

For 46 years, Baird has connected the world's foremost Industrial companies with active investors.