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A natural combination.

Baird and Hilliard Lyons are a natural combination. Our organizations share the same values of honesty, integrity and putting clients' interests first — always. Baird's global reach, robust wealth solutions platform and nationally recognized investment research, along with Hilliard Lyons' rich history of wealth management and trust and estate planning expertise create a powerful combination. Together we will expand the number of families, businesses and communities we serve with our client-focused, personalized approach to financial services.

Jim Allen

"On every level, Baird is a great fit for our clients and for the Hilliard Lyons team. We are especially pleased to return to our roots and rejoin an employee-owned firm. Baird's culture, values and business model align seamlessly with ours, and its reputation as a best place to work is unsurpassed in the industry."

Jim Allen
Chairman & CEO
Hilliard Lyons

 
Tom Kessinger III

Tom Kessinger III
President
Hilliard Lyons

Alan NewmanAlan Newman
Executive Vice President and Director, Private Wealth
Hilliard Lyons
 
Paul Purcell

"Joining forces will accelerate the success of both firms and the success of our clients. We have a close relationship with Hilliard Lyons that goes back more than two decades and couldn't be happier to have Jim Allen and the rest of the Hilliard Lyons team join Baird."

Paul Purcell
Chairman
Baird

 
Steve Booth Steve Booth
President & CEO
Baird

Michael J. SchroederMike Schroeder
President – Private Wealth Management
Baird