INDIANAPOLIS – Oct. 9, 2018 Baird, an international, employee-owned wealth management, capital markets, private equity and asset management firm, announced today that it has added Kris Callaway, CIMA®, as a Managing Director and Financial Advisor to its Indianapolis wealth management office.

Callaway brings over 20 years of experience as a financial advisor to Baird. He is a graduate of Indiana University where he earned a bachelor’s degree in economics.

Baird’s Private Wealth Management business encompasses approximately 890 financial advisors serving clients through 98 locations in 30 states, and has client assets of $136 billion. Baird has added 40 financial advisors to its Private Wealth Management group since the beginning of 2018, the majority of whom are industry veterans, and added new wealth management offices in Abilene, Texas; Tucson, Arizona; Durango, Colorado; Elgin, Illinois; Ann Arbor, Michigan; Anchorage, Alaska; and Toledo, Ohio. In addition, M. Griffith Investment Services, Inc., an investment firm headquartered in Central New York, became a wholly owned subsidiary of Baird earlier this month.

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 approximately 3,500 associates serving the needs of individual, corporate, institutional and municipal clients. Baird has $211 billion in client assets as of June 30, 2018. Committed to being a great place to work, Baird ranked No. 12 on FORTUNE’s 100 Best Companies to Work For in 2018 – its 15th consecutive year on the list. Baird is the marketing name of Baird Financial Group. Baird’s principal operating subsidiaries are Robert W. Baird & Co. Incorporated 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

For additional information, contact:
Rachel Berkowitz, Baird Public Relations
(414) 765-7250