Given the increased interest in going public through a combination with a SPAC, many private companies may not have had an opportunity to complete a public company readiness assessment.
Often, in light of the accelerated timelines associated with SPAC opportunities, public company preparations may not be top-of-mind for the working group at the company focused on the business combination.
In fact, the public company readiness process may have to be compressed and often will be undertaken in parallel with negotiation of the initial business combination agreement, as well as the Securities and Exchange Commission’s review of the proxy or proxy/prospectus.
Join PwC and Mayer Brown as we discuss the main elements of the public company preparedness process and how these might be coordinated or timed in conjunction with a de-SPAC process.
Our panelists will discuss: