CHICAGO – July 8, 2021 – Baird, an employee-owned, international financial services firm, announced today that Brady Stern has joined its Global Investment Banking business as a Director on the Real Estate team to cover healthcare real estate. Stern has deep experience executing M&A and capital markets transactions for real estate owners, operators, and developers in the healthcare services sector, with a specific focus on seniors housing & care, post-acute healthcare, and medical office real estate. Stern will be working closely with members of Baird's Real Estate and Healthcare teams.

Stern joins Baird from Hammond Hanlon Camp, LLC ("H2C"), where he was a service line leader in the firm's Healthcare Real Estate Investment Banking group and a member of its commitment committee. Before H2C, Stern was an Associate at Lancaster Pollard & Co., focusing on senior housing & care, affordable housing, and hospital sectors. He also worked in the Strategy & Operations service line of Deloitte Consulting LLP. Stern graduated from Case Western Reserve University with a Master's degree in Management and from Denison University with a Bachelor's degree in Political Science and Spanish. He holds Series 79, 63, 52, and 50 securities licenses. 

"We are thrilled that Brady is joining the ranks at Baird," said Steve Goldberg, Head of Real Estate with Baird Global Investment Banking. "Adding his talent to our already strong team further enhances our differentiated offerings to current and prospective clients. I'm excited about the road ahead for this group."

Stern added, "I couldn't be happier to join Baird and continue to build on the growth momentum that the Real Estate practice has seen to date. I look forward to bringing my knowledge and experience to serve Baird's clients."

Baird's Real Estate team combines deep industry knowledge with Baird's extensive capital markets capabilities to offer premium capital-raising and advisory services to middle-market Real Estate companies. The team is responsible for raising over $60 billion in equity and debt securities for real estate companies since the group's formation in 2012 and has served the Real Estate industry for over 25 years.

For more information on Baird's Real Estate platform, visit the firm's microsite.

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