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Steve Booth, Baird Chairman & CEO
Baird’s Booth Named Business Leader of the Year

The annual award honors a leader who makes an impact within their organization, produces business results and positively influences their community and beyond.

Rodney Jones-Tyson
Baird’s Jones-Tyson Featured in WorldatWork and HR Executive

Rodney Jones-Tyson, Baird’s Global Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO), recently discussed his unique career path to HR with WorldatWork’s Evolve publication. In May, Rodney also caught up with HR Executive to share how his extensive experience at Baird informs his work as CHRO.

Paul Purcell "Kids Win!" Annual Baird Education Grant
Two Chicago nonprofits receive Paul Purcell “Kids Win!” Annual Baird Education Grant

Chicago-area nonprofits BUILD and The Academy for Urban School Leadership each received 2022 Paul Purcell “Kids Win!” Annual Baird Education Grants. The grant program was established to honor former Chairman & CEO Paul Purcell, who had a passion for ensuring all had access to a quality education.

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With global resources and an unwavering commitment to your best interests, we're focused on helping you make smart decisions in all areas of your life.

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Global Investment Banking

Our team emphasizes teamwork, sector expertise and client focus, creating a unique culture that sets our advisory and financing services apart.

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Baird Capital invests in compelling companies, partnering with their management teams to build world-class businesses.

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Our fixed income sales & trading team provides research, trading and services backed by our top-ranked underwriting desk.

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We've helped schools, municipalities and other public organizations secure their financial futures in all kinds of markets for more than 100 years.

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Asset Management

With experienced teams and time-tested processes that prioritize risk management, our fixed income and equity businesses offer high-quality investment products with exemplary client service.

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Institutional Equities & Research

Baird delivers world-renowned equity research, investor conferences, corporate access, and institutional sales and trading services.

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Baird's associates are proud to live in the Chicago area, and we're passionate about giving back to our communities.

Imagine: Inspiration and Impact

2019 Baird Foundation Annual Report

Community Support

Baird is proud to support many community organizations, such as the following.

Chicago Community Covid-19 Response Fund
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We are always seeking exceptional candidates to join our team. Learn more about how you can start or continue your career with Baird.


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