Gregg Fergus Joins Baird Venture Partners

Gregg Fergus has joined Baird Venture Partners as an executive-in-residence in the firm's life sciences group. He also will serve as senior vice president of corporate development with Baird portfolio company Caden Biosciences. He has spent the past nine years with Affymetrix, where he most recently served as senior vice president of sales and global operations. In other Baird news, the firm has promoted Devin Matthews to partner and James Pavlik and Michael Liang to vice president. www.bairdventurepartners.com