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Transaction/Case Details

Jamieson Wellness Inc. completes C$300M Initial Public Offering

DATE CLOSED

July 7, 2017

BUSINESS SECTOR

Pharmaceutical / Bio Life Sciences

LEAD OFFICE

Toronto

VALUE

300 Million CAD


OVERVIEW

On July 7, 2017, Jamieson Wellness Inc. (Jamieson Wellness) completed its initial public offering of common shares including a treasury offering and a secondary offering by certain shareholders, of an aggregate of 19,050,000 common shares at a price of C$15.75 per share for total gross proceeds of C$300,037,500.

Jamieson Wellness manufactures and markets vitamins, minerals and supplements under the Jamieson brand as well as sports nutrition products and specialty supplements. It is by far Canada’s most trusted and purchased brand, with a market share at least 2.5 times that of its next closest competitor and holding the #1 position in 10 of the 13 measured vitamin, mineral and supplement categories in Canada and #2 position in the remaining 3 categories.

McCarthy Tétrault LLP advised Jamieson Wellness and its largest shareholder, CCMP Capital Advisors, LP, with a team led by David Tennant, Deandra Schubert, Heidi Gordon and Stefanie Morand that included Jeremy Pleasant, Claire Gowdy, Chris Zawadzki, Angela Lizotte, Sandra Belton and Rosanna Principe (Corporate), Justin Lapedus and D.J. Lynde (Financial Services), Warren Milman and Aidan Cameron (Litigation), Kate McNeill-Keller (Labour & Employment), and Doug Cannon, Lorraine Allard, Justin Shoemaker and Jeremy Ho (Tax).