SPACs for the Long-Term with True Wind Capital’s Scott Wagner & Tom Hegge

by | Oct 6, 2021

True Wind Capital’s track record as a SPAC sponsor is about as good as it gets. Open Lending Corp (LPRO) is an absolute rock star deSPAC up over 240% since IPO, Rover (ROVR) is up 30% since IPO, and there is more on the way from them with Bilander Acquisition (TWCB) looking for a deal and 3 more in the queue to IPO.

Boardroom Alpha’s David Drapkin is joined by True Wind Capital’s Scott Wagner and Tom Hegge. Listeners will remember Scott as the ex-CEO of GoDaddy and  Tom is a long-time public market investor with private equity roots.

Listen in as the three discuss the SPAC market, what makes True Wind special, and how a SPAC sponsor can successfully build a track record of taking companies public and driving return for all stakeholders.

Learn more about True Wind Capital: https://www.truewindcapital.com/

Recent Analysis

Activism Update – June 7

Wisdom Tree (WT) gets Glass Lewis, ISS, and Egon-Jones support. Medallion (MFIN) calls ZimCal self-serving. F9 Investments continues to hammer LL Flooring (LL).

Daily SPAC Update – June 7, 2024

CHEB/U $75M IPO. PLTN / DSY Big Tree Cloud DeSPAC. TENK Fixes Incorrect Redemption Payments. DHAC + VSee Health Deal Vote. TETE Extension Vote. INQA, VMCA Extend. 

Daily SPAC Update – June 6, 2024

GDST Goldenstone Extension Vote Set. TWLV Extends to Dec 2 (557k redemptions). OTEC Deal Terminated/Liquidation. IVCP, WEL Merger Agreements.

Daily SPAC Update – June 5, 2024

Swiftmerge IVCP + AleAnna Energy Deal. INAQ, NFYS Extension Votes. OTEC / Regentis Biomaterials Deal Terminated; OTEC Liquidates. TWLV, WINV, CNDA Extend. PLMI Deal Approved.

Subscribe to Boardroom Alpha Newsletters

Subscribe to Boardroom Alpha's research to receive the latest on governance, SPACs, and people.

Disclaimer

The opinions and information contained herein have been obtained or derived from sources believed to be reliable, but Boardroom Alpha cannot guarantee its accuracy and completeness, and that of the opinions based thereon. 

This report contains opinions and is provided for informational purposes only – it does not constitute investment, legal or tax advice. You should not rely solely upon the research herein for purposes of transacting securities or other investments, and you are encouraged to conduct your own research and due diligence, and to seek the advice of a qualified securities professional before you make any investment.  

None of the information contained in this report constitutes, or is intended to constitute a recommendation by Boardroom Alpha of any particular security or trading strategy or a determination by BA that any security or trading strategy is suitable for any specific person. To the extent any of the information contained herein may be deemed to be investment advice, such information is impersonal and not tailored to the investment needs of any specific person.  

No representation or warranty, expressed or implied, is made on behalf of Boardroom Alpha as to the accuracy or completeness of the information contained herein. Boardroom Alpha does not accept any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage suffered by any person as a result of relying on all or any part of this research and any liability is expressly disclaimed.