Baird has a long history of success in the Test, Measurement & Automation (TMA) sector. As one of the first investment banks to establish a dedicated TMA coverage effort in 2000, we have completed over 85 M&A transactions representing over $25 billion in deal value. Baird’s Industrial Automation practice combines global capital markets capabilities with extensive industry knowledge to offer leading M&A advisory and capital-raising services across a range of Industrial Automation verticals and sub-sectors. From hardware and equipment providers to systems integrators, software/controls and service providers, we have established relationships with, and access to, key industry and client decision makers, making Baird a trusted relationship for our clients.

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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.