Cincinnati-based Medpace Holdings Inc, a clinical contract research organization focused on the biotech, pharmaceutical and medical device sectors, has filed for an IPO. The number of shares that will be sold as well as its pricing terms have yet to be determined. Jefferies LLC and Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC will be the lead underwriters. Medpace is backed by Cinven.
Cincinnati, Ohio, June 24, 2016 – Medpace Holdings, Inc. (“Medpace”) today announced that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission relating to a proposed initial public offering of its common stock. The number of shares to be offered and the price range for the offering have not yet been determined.
Jefferies LLC and Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC are serving as joint lead book-running managers and as representatives of the underwriters for the proposed offering. UBS Securities LLC and Wells Fargo Securities, LLC are also acting as joint book-running managers for the proposed offering. Robert W. Baird & Co. Incorporated and William Blair & Company, L.L.C. are acting as co-managers for the proposed offering.
The proposed offering will be made only by means of a prospectus. A copy of the preliminary prospectus relating to this offering, when available, may be obtained from either of the following sources: Jefferies LLC, Attention: Equity Syndicate Prospectus Department, 520 Madison Avenue, New York, NY
York 10022, via telephone: 1- (877) 547-6340, or via email: Prospectus_Department@Jefferies.com; or Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC, Attention: Prospectus Department, Eleven Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10010, via telephone: 1- (800) 221-1037, or via email: email@example.com.
A registration statement relating to these securities has been filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission but has not yet become effective. These securities may not be sold nor may offers to buy these securities be accepted prior to the time the registration statement becomes effective.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation, or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.
Medpace is a scientifically-driven, global, full-service clinical contract research organization (CRO) providing Phase I-IV clinical development services to the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical device industries. Medpace’s mission is to accelerate the global development of safe and effective medical therapeutics through its physician-led, high-science, and disciplined operating approach that leverages local regulatory and deep therapeutic expertise across all major areas including oncology, cardiology, metabolic disease, endocrinology, central nervous system and anti-viral and anti-infective. Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, Medpace employs approximately 2,300 people across 35 countries.