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February 10, 2016 9:21 AM ET

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Company Overview of Kainos Capital, LLC

Company Overview

Kainos Capital, LLC is a private equity firm specializing in middle market investments. It seeks to invest in food, beverage and consumer sectors with a focus on manufacturers and marketers of food products, branded or private label food and consumer product companies, consumer products in the household and personal care industries, and over-the-counter health and nutritional products sectors. The firm focuses on investing in North America. It seeks to invest between $50 million and $150 million in companies with EBITDA in excess of $20 million. The firm typically makes majority investments and seeks to exit its investments through sale to a trade buyer or the public markets. Kainos Capital,...

2100 McKinney Avenue

Suite 1600

Dallas, TX 75201

United States





Key Executives for Kainos Capital, LLC

Founding Partner, Partner and Investment Committee Member
Partner and Investment Committee Member
Age: 60
Managing Partner and Investment Committee Member
Age: 44
Chief Financial Officer
Age: 51
Managing Director and Head of Business Development
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

Kainos Capital, LLC Key Developments

Kainos Capital Names Jay Desai as Managing Director and Head of Business Development

Kainos Capital announced that Jay Desai has joined the firm as a Managing Director and Head of Business Development. Mr. Desai brings 13 years of principal investing, investment banking and strategy experience in the consumer goods sector. He most recently was Senior Vice President of Strategy at CROSSMARK.  Mr. Desai will report directly to Managing Partner Andrew Rosen. While at CROSSMARK, Mr. Desai identified and led the acquisition of several complementary businesses and was also responsible for managing its business insights team.

Kainos Capital Appoints Kevin Elliott as Partner

Kainos Capital announced that Kevin Elliott has joined the firm as a Partner. Mr. Elliott brings over 25 years of operating, turnaround, and mergers and acquisitions experience in the consumer goods, retail and distribution industries. Mr. Elliott most recently was President and COO of Nash Finch Inc.

Kainos Capital Announces Executive Changes

Kainos Capital announced that Daniel Hopkin and Nirav Shah have been promoted as partners of the firm. Hopkin and Shah are veteran members of Kainos and previously served as principals of the firm. Hopkin joined the Kainos team in 2004 and was previously with the mergers and acquisitions department of Morgan Stanley. Shah joined the Kainos team in 2008 and before then was with Thomas H. Lee Partners and Bain Capital, and worked as a management consultant at Bain & Company.

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