Public Finance Banker



 “Baird valued my expertise and understanding of my business, giving me the reins to build a new sector for the firm with the team I needed and providing all the resources and support to make it happen.”

– Jan Bartholomew, Head of Baird Texas Public Finance

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Great Moments at Baird

Great Moments at Baird
Every year we celebrate countless great moments at Baird – great moments with our clients, with our teammates and within our communities. See more.

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No one understands your municipal clients better than you. And no firm is more committed to providing you the support, resources and flexibility you need to serve your clients than Baird.

Everything we do aims to support you in providing the most comprehensive services and quality execution in a way that builds and sustains strong client relationships. Our mission is simple: to provide the best financial service and solutions for our clients and be the best place to work for our associates. And over time we’ve found the best way to achieve this is to act in our clients’ best interests – always.

Access to Experts

We provide our Public Finance business with flexibility in where they serve and a wide array of resources to support our teams in maintaining and building their important client relationships, including:

  • No. 1 ranked municipal underwriting platform made up of dedicated primary and secondary trading, sales and analytical professionals to support your municipal clients in the public market
  • National quantitative resource group of analysts facilitating collaboration, knowledge-sharing and business development among offices
  • Dedicated risk, legal and compliance officers who provide guidance on policies and regulations
  • An in-house marketing team offering support in business development and exposure in your sector and region
  • An IT team with expertise in industry software applications in a fast-paced environment
  • A human resources team to assist with career growth, benefits and personal investments

Learn more about our Public Finance business, view open opportunities or reach out to the head of our business.