Chip Baird is a Partner at Perella Weinberg Partners, a global, independent advisory and asset-management firm. He began his investing career more than 15 years ago and has extensive experience across a wide range of industries.
Prior to joining Perella Weinberg Partners, Chip was a partner at Weston Presidio, a middle-market private-equity firm. Previously, he was a private-equity investor with The Beacon Group, focusing on business and industrial services, energy, and general manufacturing companies. Chip began his career in the Investment Banking Division at Merrill Lynch, working on mergers and acquisitions, high-yield financings and public-equity offerings.
Chip received a Bachelor of Science in Finance and International Business from Pennsylvania State University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
He and his wife live in New York City with their three children.