Nick Pavlidis joined Baird in 2000 after working for Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom. While at Skadden, he represented private equity funds and companies in connection with leveraged acquisitions and private financings. Nick is a senior member of Baird’s Consumer Investment Banking team with a focus on Household Products. He has led numerous high-profile Consumer M&A transactions and has won three “Consumer Deal of the Year” awards from M&A Advisor magazine. Nick has also led transactions involving P&G, SC Johnson, Newell Brands, Bosch, Elmer’s, Purell, Hunter Douglas, Hamilton Beach, Stanley Black & Decker, Igloo, Wilton, World Kitchen, and numerous consumer-focused private equity firms. Nick received his MBA and Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Chicago and his Bachelor of Arts degree from Haverford College.