Vevey, Switzerland—Nestlé Health Science has agreed to purchase a majority stake in Orgain from Founder Dr. Andrew Abraham and Butterfly Equity, who will continue to be minority share owners. Dr. Abraham will continue on as CEO.

"Nutritional protein plays a key role in supporting our health and wellness, whether we enjoy an active lifestyle or are facing health challenges," said Greg Behar, CEO of Nestlé Health Science, in a press release. "Orgain's emphasis on clean, all natural, plant-based, organic ingredients has made it a leader in the U.S., and we look forward to combining our companies' expertise to bring Orgain to more people around the world."

The agreement includes the option for Nestlé Health Science to fully acquire Orgain in 2024.

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"Nestlé Health Science and Orgain share the same philosophy: better nutrition can change lives," said Dr. Abraham, CEO and Founder of Orgain. "As someone who has experienced the power of clean, protein-based nutrition, and as a physician, it's been important for me to help as many people as possible to live their most vibrant lives. We've worked hard to develop innovative products that make a real difference in consumers' lives, and now through Nestlé Health Science's capabilities, resources and dedication to nutrition, we will be able to reach more people around the world."