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 600 M&A transactions totaling more than $150 billion in transaction value and has served as an underwriter on more than 600 equity offerings totaling more than $170 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.
The BMO Capital Markets Industrial Distribution team provides capital markets and advisory services to public companies, private businesses and private equity sponsors. Given our in-depth, dedicated coverage of companies across a variety of end markets within Industrial Distribution, we have significant, recent and relevant capital markets and advisory transaction expertise. Since 2012, the Distribution team has completed over 25 capital markets and advisory transactions. BMO’s Distribution team partners with our colleagues in corporate banking, debt capital markets, equity capital markets, and financial sponsor coverage to provide comprehensive solutions to clients. With a strong North American coverage model, and seasoned investment banking professionals, BMO Capital Markets delivers a differentiated approach to Middle Market investment banking.
Bowstring Advisors, formerly CHILDS Advisory Partners, is the next generation middle-market investment bank. We combine sector intelligence with a client-focused approach to realize our clients’ true value. Our clients are high‐performing Industrial Services, Healthcare Services, Human Capital Management, IT & Professional Services and Software companies. Bowstring is one of the fastest growing M&A advisors in the U.S. Bowstring Advisors is a member of FINRA and SIPC and is a registered broker‐dealer. Please visit bowstringadvisors.com for more information about our firm.