Greenwich buyers in $200M ‘blank check’ IPO
AMCI Acquisition completed a $200 million initial public offering of stock, with plans to invest the “blank check” proceeds in acquiring a business in the mining and minerals sector.
AMCI is led by Hans Mende, executive chairman, who created the AMCI Group in 1986 which has its main office at 600 Steamboat Road in Greenwich, and which has invested more than $1.5 billion in natural resources companies; and CEO William Hunter, previously with Nomura Securities.
After initially listing its headquarters in Greenwich, AMCI Acquisition now lists as its main office the Greensburg, Pa. headquarters address of CME Management, which provides a range of engineering services for mining companies, water authorities and other businesses.
Alex.Soule@scni.com; 203-842-2545; @casoulman