Ropes & Gray Advises Audax Private Equity in Acquisition of Wellspring Consumer Healthcare
Ropes & Gray advised Audax Private Equity in its acquisition of WellSpring Consumer Healthcare from private equity firms Sentinel Capital Partner and Ancor Capital Partners. WellSpring is a leading marketer of iconic over-the-counter and cosmetic brands in the skin care, feminine hygiene, and gastrointestinal care categories and its portfolio includes Bactine, Bonine, FDS, Emetrol, Micatin, Gelusil, Glaxal Base, Barriere, and K-Lyte. The transaction was announced on September 27, 2017.
The Ropes & Gray team included private equity partner Kendrick Chow, private equity associate Adam Leamon and finance counsel Kevin Jarboe.