San Anselmo, February 13, 2014–The law firm of Murphy & Weiner, a Professional Corporation, represented InterHealth Nutraceuticals Inccorporated of Benicia, California in its recent sale to Kainos Capital. The sale to Kainos followed a comprehensive auction process conducted over a two month period. The Boston office of C.W. Downer & Co. acted as financial adviser to InterHealth and Deloitte Corporate Finance advised Kainos Capital.
InterHealth is a leading provider of branded proprietary nutritional ingredients utilized in the production of dietary and nutritional supplements, functional foods, beverages and cosmetic products. InterHealth’s ingredients are used in over six hundred nutritional products globally and its client list is made up of many well-known international manufacturers and distributors of nutritional products including Nature’s Way, Pharmavite, Glanbia, Twin Lab, Coca-Cola and NBTY. Kainos Capital is a Dallas Texas based private equity firm that focuses on the food and consumer sector.
The InterHealth legal team was led by John Murphy of Murphy & Weiner, and he was assisted by partner, Debbie Weiner, and associate, Jake Murphy. Partners Bill Manierre, Keith Gercken and Greg Schick from Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton’s San Francisco office provided tax and pension advice. Kainos Capital relied on Glenn West, Mandy Price, Dilen Kumar and Drew Mosier from the Dallas office of Weil, Gotshal & Manges as well as Eric Schecter from Weil’s New York office with respect to employment and compensation issues.
Murphy & Weiner is a corporate and securities law firm that has been based in Silicon Valley since 1986. In 2013, it opened a second office in San Anselmo in Marin County.
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