Kirkland & Ellis advised Catalyst Partners Acquisition Corp. on the pricing of its initial public offering of 30,000,000 units at a price of $10.00 per unit. The units will be listed on the Nasdaq Stock Market, LLC and will trade under the ticker symbol “CPARU” beginning May 18, 2021. Catalyst Partners Acquisition Corp. is a newly organized blank check company, formed by Dr. James I. Cash, Paul Sagan, Robin L. Washington, Evan Sotiriou, Kevin King, Kenneth I. Chenault, Ann Fudge, David J. Grain, Steven S. Reinemund, and Corey E. Thomas. The offering is expected to close on May 20, 2021, subject to customary closing conditions.
The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Sean Wheeler, Christian Atwood and Cephas Sekhar, capital markets partners Christian Nagler and Aslam Rawoof and associates Steven Lackey, Colin Edwards and Nnamdi Ezenwa, and tax partner Sara Zablotney and associate Liz Allison.