Baird knows how to recruit on its home turf.
It announced today that added four former-UBS advisors, the WE Group, to its Milwaukee office, where the broker-dealer is based.
This brings the number of financial advisors in Baird’s largest wealth management office to 60. Previously with UBS, the WE Group brings 50 years of combined industry experience to Baird and is expected to manage some $160 million in assets.
The group includes Paul E. Westphal, John W. Ethington, Dan T. Gilipsky and Tyler Briggs.Westphal previously managed UBS’ Milwaukee office. Prior to that, he was a complex manager at UBS and Piper Jaffray.