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Investments

141

Portfolio Exits

44

Funds

3

About Baird Venture Partners

Baird Venture Partners, the U.S.-based venture capital fund of Baird Capital, makes investments in early- and expansion-stage companies in the Business Services and Healthcare/Life Sciences sectors. It provides capital for new services, products, geographic expansion and acquisitions. The fund focuses on early- and expansion-stage companies with experienced management teams and innovative, capital-efficient business models.

Baird Venture Partners Headquarter Location

227 West Monroe Street Suite 1900

Chicago, Illinois, 60606,

United States

888-792-0477

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Baird revenue up 16% in 2018

May 6, 2019

Operating income up 22% https://www.biztimes.com/2019/industries/banking-finance/baird-revenue-up-16-in-2018/ Milwaukee-based Robert W. Baird & Co. Inc. ’s 2018 revenue was $1.8 billion in 2018, up 16% from $1.5 billion in 2017. Robert W. Baird & Co. Inc.’s headquarters is in the U.S. Bank Center in downtown Milwaukee. The private, employee-owned global wealth management, asset management, investment banking/capital markets and private equity firm today announced its 2018 results. Baird’s operating income also increased significantly, to $244 million, up 22% from $199 million in 2017. In 2017 , Baird saw a 10% revenue increase from the prior year. In 2018, the company gave out $5 million in bonuses to employees as a result of its savings from federal tax reform. Baird now has $208 billion in assets in client accounts. Its wealth management division had $137 billion in assets under management as of Dec. 31, 2018. Baird’s private equity business exited eight investments in 2018, gaining a return of $121.9 million, and invested $136 million in five new and follow-on investments. Baird Capital, which has 58 active portfolio companies, in 2017 raised $310 million for private equity investments, and this year Baird Venture Partners has been working to raise a $185 million venture capital fund . In September 2018, Baird acquired New Hartford, New York-based wealth management firm M. Griffith Investment Services Inc. In April 2019 , Baird completed its acquisition of Louisville, Kentucky-based wealth management, trust and estate planning firm Hilliard Lyons and Hilliard Lyons Trust Co. The company has about 3,600 employees at offices in the U.S., Europe and Asia. “Baird’s strong financial results demonstrate more than the strength of our balanced business platform – they speak to the strength of our team and our culture,” said Steve Booth, president and chief executive officer of Baird. “Our focus on providing quality advice and service to our clients as well as managing our business for the long term resulted in another year of strong business outcomes and record strategic progress.” Share Related Articles Milwaukee-based Robert W. Baird & Co. Inc. ’s 2018 revenue was $1.8 billion in 2018, up 16% from $1.5 billion in 2017. Robert W. Baird & Co. Inc.’s headquarters is in the U.S. Bank Center in downtown Milwaukee. The private, employee-owned global wealth management, asset management, investment banking/capital markets and private equity firm today announced its 2018 results. Baird’s operating income also increased significantly, to $244 million, up 22% from $199 million in 2017. In 2017 , Baird saw a 10% revenue increase from the prior year. In 2018, the company gave out $5 million in bonuses to employees as a result of its savings from federal tax reform. Baird now has $208 billion in assets in client accounts. Its wealth management division had $137 billion in assets under management as of Dec. 31, 2018. Baird’s private equity business exited eight investments in 2018, gaining a return of $121.9 million, and invested $136 million in five new and follow-on investments. Baird Capital, which has 58 active portfolio companies, in 2017 raised $310 million for private equity investments, and this year Baird Venture Partners has been working to raise a $185 million venture capital fund . In September 2018, Baird acquired New Hartford, New York-based wealth management firm M. Griffith Investment Services Inc. In April 2019 , Baird completed its acquisition of Louisville, Kentucky-based wealth management, trust and estate planning firm Hilliard Lyons and Hilliard Lyons Trust Co. The company has about 3,600 employees at offices in the U.S., Europe and Asia. “Baird’s strong financial results demonstrate more than the strength of our balanced business platform – they speak to the strength of our team and our culture,” said Steve Booth, president and chief executive officer of Baird. “Our focus on providing quality advice and service to our clients as well as managing our business for the long term resulted in another year of strong business outcomes and record strategic progress.” Share

Baird Venture Partners Investments

141 Investments

Baird Venture Partners has made 141 investments. Their latest investment was in Medxoom as part of their Series A on March 3, 2021.

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Baird Venture Partners Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

3/31/2021

Series A

Medxoom

$8M

No

22

2/19/2021

Unattributed VC - IV

WaterGuru

$9.83M

No

1

10/13/2020

Unattributed VC - III

WaterGuru

$4M

No

1

6/16/2020

Series D - IV

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$99M

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10

6/15/2020

Unattributed VC

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$99M

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10

Date

3/31/2021

2/19/2021

10/13/2020

6/16/2020

6/15/2020

Round

Series A

Unattributed VC - IV

Unattributed VC - III

Series D - IV

Unattributed VC

Company

Medxoom

WaterGuru

WaterGuru

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Amount

$8M

$9.83M

$4M

$99M

$99M

New?

No

No

No

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Co-Investors

Sources

22

1

1

10

10

Baird Venture Partners Portfolio Exits

44 Portfolio Exits

Baird Venture Partners has 44 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was OncoHealth on May 09, 2022.

Date

Exit

Companies

Valuation
Valuations are submitted by companies, mined from state filings or news, provided by VentureSource, or based on a comparables valuation model.

Acquirer

Sources

5/9/2022

Acq - Fin

$99M

1

2/3/2022

Reverse Merger

$99M

3

2/10/2021

Acquired

$99M

1

2/3/2021

Acquired

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$99M

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10

9/17/2020

Acquired

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$99M

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10

Date

5/9/2022

2/3/2022

2/10/2021

2/3/2021

9/17/2020

Exit

Acq - Fin

Reverse Merger

Acquired

Acquired

Acquired

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Acquirer

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Sources

1

3

1

10

10

Baird Venture Partners Acquisitions

21 Acquisitions

Baird Venture Partners acquired 21 companies. Their latest acquisition was Medical Education Technologies on October 13, 2008.

Date

Investment Stage

Companies

Valuation
Valuations are submitted by companies, mined from state filings or news, provided by VentureSource, or based on a comparables valuation model.

Total Funding

Note

Sources

10/13/2008

$99M

Acq - Fin

9/11/2008

$99M

Acq - Fin

4/7/2008

$99M

Acquired

12/11/2007

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$99M

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0

11/9/2007

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$99M

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0

Date

10/13/2008

9/11/2008

4/7/2008

12/11/2007

11/9/2007

Investment Stage

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Total Funding

Note

Acq - Fin

Acq - Fin

Acquired

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Sources

0

0

Baird Venture Partners Fund History

3 Fund Histories

Baird Venture Partners has 3 funds, including BVP V Affiliates Fund.

Closing Date

Fund

Fund Type

Status

Amount

Sources

12/27/2019

BVP V Affiliates Fund

$186.88M

1

12/27/2019

Baird Venture Partners V

$99M

10

Baird Venture Partners IV

10

Closing Date

12/27/2019

12/27/2019

Fund

BVP V Affiliates Fund

Baird Venture Partners V

Baird Venture Partners IV

Fund Type

Status

Amount

$186.88M

$99M

Sources

1

10

10

Baird Venture Partners Team

4 Team Members

Baird Venture Partners has 4 team members, including current Chief Administrative Officer, Scott Skie.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Robert W. Baird

Founder

Current

Scott Skie

Chief Administrative Officer

Current

Devin R. Mathews

Managing Partner

Current

Andrew Ferguson

Managing Director

Current

Name

Robert W. Baird

Scott Skie

Devin R. Mathews

Andrew Ferguson

Work History

Title

Founder

Chief Administrative Officer

Managing Partner

Managing Director

Status

Current

Current

Current

Current

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