DLA Piper represented Haymaker Acquisition Corp., a publicly traded special purpose acquisition company, in its US$948 million business combination with OneSpaWorld (OSW), a global provider of health and wellness products and services on board cruise ships and in destination resorts around the world. Under the agreement, Haymaker and OneSpaWorld will combine under a new holding company, OneSpaWorld Holdings Limited.
OSW's facilities and staff offer guests a comprehensive suite of premium health, fitness, beauty and wellness products and services on board 161 cruise ships and at 66 destination resorts globally. The combined company will be led by OSW's current management team.
The DLA Piper team was led by partners Sidney Burke, Drew Young and Jamie Knox, and associate Stephen Alicanti (all of New York).