April 7 (Reuters) - Robert W. Baird & Co said on Monday its wealth management unit hired a veteran adviser from Wells Fargo & Co.
Joseph “Jody” McAuley will join Baird as a senior vice president, branch manager at its Charleston, South Carolina office.
McAuley started his career in 1997 with A.G. Edwards & Sons and remained there through the company’s mergers with Wachovia Securities and then Wells Fargo.
Most recently, McAuley was senior vice president-investments at Wells Fargo.
A Wells Fargo spokeswoman could not immediately confirm on the move. (Reporting by By Neha Dimri in Bangalore; Editing by Sriraj Kalluvila)