Baird is a leading middle-market focused investment bank serving the M&A, equity financing and debt advisory needs of clients globally. Since 2011, Baird has advised on nearly 800 M&A transactions totaling more than $215 billion in transaction value and has served as a underwriter on more then 700 equity offerings totaling more than $215 billion in capital raised.
Baird’s balanced buy- and sell-side practice provides expertise for public and private companies, while the firm’s dedicated financial sponsor coverage further expands opportunities and financing resources for the firm’s clients. Through close coordination between U.S., European and Asian bankers, and partners in Australia, India and Brazil, Baird works to optimize opportunities and results for clients in the international marketplace. Approximately one-third of Baird’s M&A transactions over the past five years have involved an international party.
Harris Williams is an investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services. The firm advises clients worldwide throughout the lives of their businesses to strategically create value – with passion, flexibility and a commitment to detail.
Our dedicated distribution team possesses deep knowledge of the key attributes top-performing distributors utilize to drive value for their customers and shareholders. With significant expertise across several verticals, the team brings valuable knowledge, contacts and global resources to each distribution transaction. We partner with professionals from the firm’s other industry groups to offer clients the knowledge and perspective of both the underlying distribution business model, as well as deep end market and product expertise.
PMCF is a leading middle market investment bank serving family-owned, private equity, and corporate clients in the distribution sector. Our Distribution Group is active across a variety of distribution sectors, having completed transactions with leading companies including FCx Performance, W.W. Grainger, Winsupply, Dicom Transportation, and Federal Resources Supply, among others. Our team has amassed an exceptional track record of closing transactions for our clients by our relentless focus on client advocacy while leveraging our experience and relationships with distribution industry contacts. We bring a wealth of knowledge and creativity to our processes to ensure our clients are securing an optimal outcome in what is often times the most significant transaction they will undertake in their lifetime.