Sandy Kugbei

Associate
New York
  • 1271 Avenue of the Americas
  • New York, NY 10020
  • USA
Profile Experience

Sandy Kugbei is a corporate associate in the New York office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the Capital Markets Practice.

Mr. Kugbei primarily handles capital markets, general securities, and corporate matters. He has experience advising and representing issuers and investment banking firms on a broad range of domestic and cross-border financing transactions, including initial public offerings, direct listings, follow-on equity offerings, and investment grade and high-yield debt offerings. Mr. Kugbei’s experience also includes providing general corporate and US securities law advice.

Mr. Kugbei was previously seconded to BofA Securities, where he advised on a broad array of equity and equity-linked capital markets transactions.

Mr. Kugbei formerly served as a member of the firm’s Diversity Leadership Committee and as local leader of the Black Lawyers Group in New York.

Mr. Kugbei's experience includes advising:

  • The underwriters in connection with the US$450 million initial public offering of Compass
  • Oscar Health in its US$1.44 billion initial public offering
  • GoHealth in its US$913 million initial public offering
  • Casper Sleep in its US$100 miilion initial public offering
  • Spotify in its US$7.3 billion direct listing
  • The underwriters in connection with the US$202 million and US$115 million offerings of common stock of Intellia Therapeutics
  • The underwriters in connection with the US$201 million offering of common stock of Spirit Airlines
  • The underwriters in connection with the US$89 million and US$45 million offerings of common stock of Vapotherm
  • Momenta Pharmaceuticals in its US$259 million offering of common stock
  • The underwriters in connection with the US$152 million offering of common stock of EVO Payments
  • The underwriters in connection with the US$2 billion senior notes offering of Cummins
  • The initial purchasers in connection with the US$400 million convertible senior notes offering of Copa Holdings
  • The underwriters in connection with the US$175 million convertible senior notes offering of Spirit Airlines
  • Resorts World Las Vegas in its US$1 billion senior notes offering
  • The underwriters in connection with the US$345 million senior notes offering of Trident TPI Holdings
  • The underwriters in connection with the US$70 million convertible senior notes offering of Inovio Pharmaceuticals
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