Columbia West is proud to be the leading investment bank to Health and Wellness companies


Columbia West offers dedicated coverage and custom financial advisory solutions including M&A advisory, capital raising and strategic financial advisory. Our Senior Health and Wellness Team delivers major-market investment banking experience and capabilities with the energy and focused attention of an entrepreneurial firm.  CW brings unparalleled value and access to capital to Health and Wellness companies, with extensive experience and relationships with strategic and financial investors.


CW recognizes that we are all changing what we eat and taking responsibility for our own Health. A revolution is taking place that Big Food has only recently begun to understand. We applaud that movement and stand by to support companies driving that change.

  • Specialty Ingredients

  • Ingredient Distribution

  • Vitamins, Minerals, and Supplements

  • Contract Manufacturing

  • Natural Product Brands

  • Healthy Food

  • Probiotics & Prebiotics

  • Digestive Enzymes

  • Health Diagnostics

  • Personalized Nutrition

  • Healthy Beverage

  • Healthcare ServiceS


  • Behavioral Health

  • Outdoor Products


mergers & acquisitions


Owners seeking to sell
their company and depart

Some sellers are ready to walk away, preferring to avoid the long-term employment agreements buyers prefer. Consider NutriScience.


Owners seeking to sell a portion of the company but retain their roles

Some sellers want to reduce their ownership to build a nest egg, but hope to continue working and expanding their company with a growth-oriented partner. Consider Nutri-Health.


Partial Sale allowing
some owners to retire

Some sellers have varying goals, with one partner wanting to retire, another preferring to remain with the company with a growth-minded partner. Consider Global Health Industries.


Management Buyouts

Some sellers want to retire while giving their management team the opportunity to acquire a substantial piece of the company utilizing third-party capital.


Capital Raising


Equity capital for Growth

For companies seeking to finance $7M+ for working capital, a new product line, or new project.


Equity capital to allow partial exit

For companies seeking to finance the full or partial buyout of a partner.


Debt financing

For companies seeking $7M+ of growth capital while minimizing dilution. Consider ConnectionsAZ.


Debt restructuring

For companies seeking to resolve capital structure challenges, adjust existing debt or equity instruments, or find new providers.


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We would like to get to know your company to see how we may be of service now or in the future.  Please feel free to call or email us if you would like to discuss current market conditions for M&A or capital raising for Health and Wellness companies.

John Farr, Partner

Health and Wellness Group
Office:  (480) 664-3949