Davis Polk advised the underwriters in connection with the $8.1 billion initial public offering of 180,000,000 shares of common stock of Uber Technologies, Inc.
Morgan Stanley Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC, BofA Merrill Lynch, Barclays, Citigroup, Allen & Company LLC, RBC Capital Markets, SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Deutsche Bank Securities, HSBC, SMBC, Mizuho Securities, Needham & Company, Loop Capital Markets, Siebert Cisneros Shank & Co., L.L.C., Academy Securities, BTIG, Canaccord Genuity, CastleOak Securities, L.P., Cowen, Evercore ISI, JMP Securities, Macquarie Capital, Mischler Financial Group, Inc., Oppenheimer & Co., Raymond James, William Blair, The Williams Capital Group, L.P. and TPG Capital BD acted as underwriters in the deal.
Uber’s common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “UBER.”
Uber revolutionized personal mobility with its ridesharing business, which allows millions of consumers and drivers to tap a button and get a ride or tap a button and get work. In addition to getting people from point A to point B, Uber is working to bring the future closer with self-driving technology and urban air transport through its Advanced Technologies Group, helping people order food quickly and affordably through Uber Eats, removing barriers to healthcare through Uber Health, creating new freight-booking solutions through Uber Freight and helping companies provide seamless employee travel experiences through Uber for Business. Uber is headquartered in San Francisco, California.
Cooley LLP, San Francisco, California, which acted as legal counsel to Uber Technologies, Inc. Covington & Burling LLP acted as special counsel to Uber Technologies.
Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP, Menlo Park, California, represented the underwriters in connection with this offering
The Davis Polk corporate team included partner Alan F. Denenberg (Picture) and associates Emily Roberts, Tierney O’Rourke and Daniel Fox. Partner Rachel D. Kleinberg provided tax advice. Partner Frank J. Azzopardi and associate Michael V. Policastro provided intellectual property and technology advice. Counsel Gregory D. Hughes provided executive compensation advice. Counsel Jeanine P. McGuinness provided regulatory advice. Counsel Marcie A. Goldstein provided FINRA advice.
Involved fees earner: Frank Azzopardi – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Alan Denenberg – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Daniel Fox – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Marcie Goldstein – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Gregory Hughes – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Rachel Kleinberg – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Jeanine McGuinness – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Tierney O’Rourke – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Michael Policastro – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Emily Roberts – Davis Polk & Wardwell;
Law Firms: Davis Polk & Wardwell;
Clients: Academy Securities; Allen & Company LLC; Bank of America Merrill Lynch; Barclays Bank; BTIG, LLC; Canaccord Genuity; CastleOak Securities; Citigroup Inc.; Cowen Inc.; Deutsche Bank Securities; Evercore Partners; Goldman Sachs & Co.; HSBC; JMP Securities LLC; Loop Capital Markets; Macquarie Capital; Mischler Financial Group; Mizuho Securities; Morgan Stanley; Needham & Company; Oppenheimer & Co; Raymond James Financial, Inc.; RBC Capital Markets; Siebert Cisneros Shank & Co. LLC; SMBC Nikko Securities America; SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc.; The Williams Capital Group; TPG Capital; William Blair & Company, L.L.C.;