is counsel in the Corporate department of Hughes Hubbard & Reed.
Javad represents private equity and hedge fund advisers in connection with fund launches, separately managed accounts, investments, restructurings, and day-to-day issues related to fund operations.
Javad also represents corporate and financial clients in connection with debt and equity offerings, corporate governance issues, and corporate and strategic transactions.
Represented Fund Clients:
Representation of SPAC Isos Acquisition Corp., in its proposed $2.6 billion IPO merger with Bowlero Corp. that
will take the world’s largest owner and operator of bowling
Representation of CF Finance Acquisition Corp. V, a SPAC backed by New York investment firm Cantor Fitzgerald, in a proposed $850 million IPO merger with Satellogic that will take
the satellite earth imagery provider public.
Representation of Grab Holdings Inc., Southeast Asia’s leading super app, in its proposed merger with SPAC Altimeter Growth Corp., a transaction that will take Grab public in what is
expected to be the largest SPAC merger ever ascribing to Grab a pro-forma equity value of
approximately $39.6 billion.
Representation of Grab Financial Group, Southeast Asia’s leading fintech platform, in raising over $300 million in a Series A funding round led by South Korea’s Hanwha Asset Management Co. Ltd.
Represented the underwriting group in a $2.5 billion public debt offering by ViacomCBS Inc. comprised of 4.75% and 4.9% senior notes. The underwriting group included BofA Securities, Goldman Sachs & Co., J.P. Morgan Securities and Morgan Stanley & Co.
Representation of RA Capital Management LLC in connection with the formation and successful launch of its inaugural venture capital fund, the RA Capital Nexus Fund.