Recent Transaction in Ag Biotech Sector

The Kirchner Group is pleased to announce that it acted as the M&A advisor to Mendel Biotechnology, Inc. in the recently completed acquisition of the Plant Sciences Assets of Mendel Biotechnology, Inc by Koch Agronomic Services, LLC.

The Kirchner M&A ‎team included Clete Walker as the lead M&A Advisor and Armand Lavoie, the head of our agriculture and food team, as the Industry Expert on the engagement.

“Kirchner was tenacious in tracking down potential acquirers and their industry experience and contacts were extremely helpful in completing this transaction.” stated Greg Ikonen, Interim CEO of Mendel.

View the press release here.

About Kirchner Group

The Kirchner Group believes that every business, and every portfolio of businesses, can be made more valuable and that none should become valueless, regardless of the circumstances. Kirchner Group’s proprietary platform is built on the premise that pairing deep domain expertise with process experts provides superior results. Kirchner Group has provided traditional merchant banking services since 1985 and offers advisory, operational and transactional support to companies as well as asset management services for institutional investors. The group’s clients and partners range from promising entrepreneurs to Fortune 500 companies and their investors. Kirchner Group also manages assets for some of the largest insurance companies, commercial banks and institutional investors in the world.