Mark Brady

Mark Brady

Senior Director

About Mr. Brady

Mark Brady joined William Blair in 1991 and was named partner in 1996. Mr. Brady has successfully completed over 150 acquisition and financing transactions with companies domiciled in over 20 different countries. Since October 2016, William Blair has completed 702 M&A transactions representing approximately $340 billion in value (as of September 30, 2021). Mr. Brady also serves on William Blair’s Fairness Opinion Committee.

Read Crain’s Chicago Business's Q&A with Mark Brady: William Blair's Banner Year and watch Mr. Brady in roundtable discussions with The Deal on the cross-border deal-making environment and how to make sure deals close.

Community Involvement

Mercy Home, Board member
Communities in Schools Chicago, Chairman

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About William Blair

William Blair is a premier global boutique with expertise in investment banking, investment management, and private wealth management. We provide advisory services, strategies, and solutions to meet our clients’ evolving needs. As an independent and employee-owned firm, together with our strategic partners, we operate in more than 20 offices worldwide.*

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Year William Blair was founded

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Employees worldwide

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+136 billion

Client assets

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86 Years

Independent and employee-owned

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Offices worldwide

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Companies Under Coverage

As of September 30, 2021
*Includes strategic partnerships with Allier Capital, BDA Partners, and Poalim Capital Markets.

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