William Blair & Company

William Blair & Company Overview

Service Investment Bank
Founded 1935
Founded
Employees 1,500
Employees
Serviced Companies 1,580
Serviced Deals 1,853
Serviced Investors 136

William Blair & Company General Information

Description

William Blair & Company is a global financial advisory firm that offers expertise in investment banking, investment management, and private wealth management. The firm provides advisory services on mergers and acquisitions, corporate recapitalizations, fairness opinions, and leveraged buyouts transactions. William Blair & Company caters to the consumer and retail. financial services, healthcare, industrials, and technology sectors. The firm was established in 1935 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

Contact Information

Year Founded
1935
Service Provider Type
Investment Bank
Primary Office
  • The William Blair Building
  • 150 North Riverside Plaza
  • Chicago, IL 60606
  • United States
+1 (312) 000-0000

William Blair & Company Services to Companies

Service on a Deal (1,856)

Company Name Service Provided Deal Date Deal Type Deal Amount
Realtime Electronic Payments Underwriter May 2020 00000 0000000
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Saba Software Advisor: General Apr 2020 00000 0000000
Adam's Polishes Advisor: General Apr 2020 00000 0000000
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William Blair & Company Services to Investors

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Service on a Deal — Buy Side (158)

Investor Name Service Provided Deal Date Deal Type Deal Amount
TSG Consumer Advisor: General Mar 2020 00000 0000000
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Linden Capital Partners Advisor: General Aug 2019 00000 0000000
Arsenal Capital Partners Advisor: General Jul 2019 00000 0000000

Service on a Deal — Sell Side (260)

Investor Name Service Provided Deal Date Deal Type Deal Amount
Change Healthcare Advisor: General May 2020 00000 0000000
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Ardian Legal Advisor Feb 2020 00000 0000000
Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe Advisor: General Jan 2020 00000 0000000

William Blair & Company Investment Preferences

Preferred Industries Preferred Verticals Preferred Deal Types Geographic Preferences Transaction Amount

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William Blair & Company Team (235)

Name Title Deals Office Contact
Info
Shay Brokemond Managing Director, Industrials Chicago, IL
John Ettelson JD President & Chief Executive Officer 0 Chicago, IL
Jon Zindel Chief Financial Officer & Executive Committee Member Chicago, IL
Karl Palasz Partner & Managing Director 0 Chicago, IL
James Bertram Managing Director and Head of Consumer & Retail 0 Chicago, IL

103 Former Team Members

William Blair & Company Board Members (1)

Name Representing Role Since
David Coolidge William Blair & Company Vice Chairman 000 0000