Baird Adds Trio of Financial Advisors to Bellevue Office

SEATTLE, Aug. 23, 2016 Baird, an international employee-owned wealth management, capital markets, private equity and asset management firm, announced today that it has added three financial advisors in its Bellevue wealth management office. The Shaughnessy Group, which includes father-daughter duo Bob Shaughnessy, Senior Vice President, and Lauren Shaughnessy, Financial Advisor, and their colleague Tim Ganahl, Financial Advisor, brings more than 40 years of combined industry experience to Baird.

Bob Shaughnessy joins Baird from D.A. Davidson & Co, where he worked as financial advisor. He holds a bachelor’s degree in business from the University of Minnesota. He currently lives in Bellevue.

Lauren Shaughnessy also joins Baird from D.A. Davidson & Co., where she has been working as a financial advisor alongside her father since 2008. She holds an MBA from Saint Mary’s College of California. She currently lives in Bellevue.

Finally, Tim Ganahl also joins Baird from D.A. Davidson & Co. where he has worked with The Shaughnessy Group since 2014. He holds a bachelor’s degree in business economics from the University of Idaho. Tim currently resides in Seattle.

Baird’s wealth management business encompasses more than 870 financial advisors serving clients through more than 85 offices in 28 states, and has client assets of more than $113 billion. In 2013, Baird acquired the former McAdams Wright Ragen, Inc. (MWR), an investment firm headquartered in Seattle. As a result, more than 80 financial advisors from six offices in Washington state (Anacortes, Bellevue, Mount Vernon, Seattle, Spokane and Yakima) and one office in Portland, Ore., joined Baird and the firm has continued to expand its presence in the region.

About Baird
Baird is an employee-owned, international wealth management, capital markets, private equity and asset management firm with offices in the United States, Europe and Asia. Established in 1919, Baird has more than 3,300 associates serving the needs of individual, corporate, institutional and municipal clients. Baird has more than $157 billion in client assets. Committed to being a great place to work, Baird ranked No. 6 on FORTUNE’s 100 Best Companies to Work For in 2016 – its 13th consecutive year on the list. Baird’s principal operating subsidiaries are Robert W. Baird & Co. in the United States and Robert W. Baird Group Ltd. in Europe. Baird also has an operating subsidiary in Asia supporting Baird’s investment banking and private equity operations. For more information, please visit Baird’s website at

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