Baird's Aerospace and Defense team combines deep industry knowledge and broad transactional and technical expertise to offer leading M&A advisory and capital markets services. We provide differentiated advice to companies across a range of sub-sectors, including aircraft, vehicles, weapon systems, defense electronics, space and satellite, firearms and protective equipment, technology solutions, and security. Our investment banking efforts are supported by Baird’s equity research coverage of 18 public companies participating in the commercial aerospace and defense sectors.

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Jean Stack
Managing Director

John Song
Managing Director

Alex Sevilla
Managing Director

Travis Waller

Nicole Coffey
Vice President

Edac Element Erickson
Kaman LaBarge Luminator
McCann Mercury Systems Tronair

* Tombstones include transactions completed by bankers while at another firm.

The above transactions were selected for their relevance to the Industrial sector and do not represent all Baird transactions. View our website at for a full list of transactions.