Baird Adds Veteran Financial Advisor, Opens First Wealth Management Office in New Jersey

MORRISTOWN, N.J. – Dec. 19, 2016 Baird, an international employee-owned wealth management, capital markets, private equity and asset management firm, announced today that it has added veteran financial advisor Robert F. Browne as Senior Vice President. Browne will work from a new Baird wealth management office in Morristown, N.J.

Browne brings more than 27 years of industry experience to Baird. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Villanova University, and has been active with many civic organizations, including the Villanova Alumni Association, Notre Dame Parish and several youth sports programs in the community. He lives with his wife and two sons in North Caldwell, N.J.

Baird’s Private Wealth Management business encompasses approximately 875 financial advisors serving clients through 87 locations in 28 states, and has client assets of $115 billion as of Sept. 30, 2016.

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 3,350 associates serving the needs of individual, corporate, institutional and municipal clients. Baird has more than $167 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 www.rwbaird.com.

For additional information, contact:
Ashley Bakke
Baird Public Relations
(414) 765-7094