Andrew Brickman focuses on acquisition opportunities in the Products sector focusing specifically on industrial and commercial companies. Prior to joining Baird Capital's U.S. Private Equity team in 1998, Andrew served as Vice President of Operations and Manufacturing for a regional retail chain. Andrew's operations background is complemented by considerable financial investment experience at a number of private equity investment firms. He is a director of The Mayline Group, Eckler's, Kason Corporation, SloanLED and MedPlast Holdings, Inc. Andrew received his BA from Middlebury College, graduating Phi Beta Kappa, with highest honors.