Friday, October 15, 2021
12:30–2:30 PM ET
Arnold & Porter and Ankura Webinar


Please join us for SPACs 101, Arnold & Porter and Ankura Consulting Group's joint presentation on the basics of SPACs and the lessons learned from executives who have gone through the process.


Arnold & Porter:

  • The basic legal structure and business terms of a SPAC
  • Considerations for private equity and hedge funds when doing a SPAC
  • Establishing effective public company functions
  • Variations on the basic structure
  • Recent regulatory and litigation developments

Ankura Office of the CFOTM:

  • Multipath process: Sale, IPO vs SPAC
  • Considerations for setting up and preparing for a successful De-SPAC as the target company
  • Accounting right from the start
  • Establishing effective public company functions
  • Managing the different workstreams
  • Perspectives and lessons learned from executives


Arnold & Porter:

Ankura Office of the CFO":

  • Elliot Fuhr, Senior Managing Director and Ankura Office of the CFO" Global Leader | Ankura Consulting Group
  • Jim Grube, Board Member and Audit Committee Chair | GameStop (former CFO at Vacasa LLC, Chewy, Inc., and Hilton)
  • Greg Ethridge, President, COO and Director | Hennessy Capital