Baird is a leading, global, middle-market M&A advisor. Our global network of investment banking professionals in the United States, Europe and Asia work in close partnership with clients’ senior management and boards of directors to evaluate fundamental strategic issues. In addition, we have an outstanding track record of cross-border M&A transaction execution in more than 25 countries throughout the world.

Expertise and Services

Our global team of bankers have substantial experience in advising public and privately owned businesses and private equity firms on a wide range of merger and acquisition transactions. We believe our knowledge of advising both buyers and sellers provides Baird with perspectives and insights that further strengthen our capabilities for middle-market companies. Senior members of our team are actively involved in each stage of the transaction process. We leverage our deep industry knowledge and relationships with corporate and private equity buyers around the world to achieve high quality outcomes for our clients.

Our services include:

  • Acquisitions
  • Divestitures
  • Fairness opinions
  • Leveraged buyouts
  • Mergers
  • Recapitalizations
  • Restructurings
  • Takeover defenses
  • Special Committee Advisory


For more information about Baird’s M&A services contact:

North America



Chris McMahon

David Silver

Anthony Siu

Brian McDonagh


Satoshi Matsumoto