William Blair & Company Overview

  • Service
  • Investment Bank
  • Founded
  • 1935
Founded
  • Employees
  • 1,500
Employees
  • Serviced Companies
  • 1,764
  • Serviced Deals
  • 2,092
  • Serviced Investors
  • 168

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 buyout transactions. William Blair & Company caters to the consumer and retail. financial services, energy, 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 (2,095)

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William Blair & Company Services to Investors

Service on a Deal — Buy Side (200)

Investor Name Service Provided Deal Date Deal Type Deal Amount
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Service on a Deal — Sell Side (293)

Investor Name Service Provided Deal Date Deal Type Deal Amount
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Lightyear Capital Advisor: General Apr 2021 00000 0000000
Oak HC/FT Advisor: General Apr 2021 00000 0000000
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William Blair & Company Investment Preferences

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William Blair & Company Team (243)

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
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William Blair & Company Board Members (1)

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