Founded in 1919, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Baird has provided trusted financial advice and services through changing market cycles and across generations. Today we serve individuals, families and public entities throughout the United States as well as corporations and institutions around the world.
Baird’s broad financial expertise and resources, strategically located in offices on three continents, enable us to serve your specialized needs and help you reach your financial objectives, wherever they may take you.
Baird’s cultural commitment to integrity and excellence begins at the top. The long tenures, diverse backgrounds and complementary perspectives of our Executive Committee ensure the quality and continuity of our leadership – a key strength in building and developing both our talent and client relationships across our businesses.Meet Baird Leadership
Awards & Accolades
The unique way we run our firm and the quality of our people have earned Baird and our businesses frequent industry recognition and accolades from highly reputable publications and organizations, including:Discover Our Achievements
Baird ranked No. 32 on the 2021 list, our 18th consecutive year among the nation's best employers.
Baird ranked No. 1 for overall quality in sales, corporate access and research in Greenwich Associates' annual survey of institutional money managers.
Our business leaders and research analysts are renowned for their expertise in their respective business units and sectors, and frequently provide perspective and commentary to national, regional and trade media.