Baird Appoints New Sales Head, Partner

Jan 29 2008 | 11:43am ET

Baird Private Equity has appointed Aaron Rudberg to the newly-created position of director of investor relations and promoted Scott Skie, currently chief administrative officer, to partner.

Rudberg will manage Baird’s relationships with current and prospective investors in the U.S. and abroad, and oversee its communication, sales and marketing activities. He will also be involved in broader strategic and new product development initiatives.

Rudberg joins Baird from Muller & Monroe, a Chicago-based fund of p.e. funds he served as a member of the firm’s investment team and helped manage the firm’s investor relationships.

Skie will be responsible for all financial and administrative matters for Baird Private Equity. Prior to joining Baird in 2005, he served as CFO for LaSalle Capital Group, a Chicago-based middle-market p.e. firm.

Baird Private Equity is an affiliate of Robert W. Baird & Co. and has raised and managed $2.4 billion in capital.

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