Steve Beckert is a Director in Baird’s Technology & Services Investment Banking Group with a focus on the IT Services vertical. Since joining Baird’s Global Investment Banking group in 2016, he has advised on dozens of mergers and acquisitions, equity offerings and other transactions. Before joining the Investment Banking group, Steve was an equity research analyst at Baird where he covered the technology, media and telecom space. Outside of work, Steve is an active community member and currently serves on the board of the Betty Brinn Children’s Museum in Milwaukee. Steve received his M.B.A. from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and holds a B.S. in Finance from Marquette University.