Washington, D.C. 20549







Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): December 3, 2020




(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Cayman Islands   001-39733   98-1550429

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification No.)

2000 Edwards Street, Suite B

Houston, TX 77007

(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (713) 489-4650

Not Applicable

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)



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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:


Title of each class





Name of each exchange

on which registered

Units   GNPK.U   The New York Stock Exchange
Class A ordinary shares   GNPK   The New York Stock Exchange
Warrants   GNPK WS   The New York Stock Exchange

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).

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Item 8.01.

Other Events.

As previously disclosed on a Current Report on Form 8-K dated November 27, 2020, on November 27, 2020, Genesis Park Acquisition Corp. (the “Company”) consummated the IPO of 16,377,622 units (the “Units”), including the issuance of 1,377,622 Units as a result of the underwriter’s partial exercise of its over-allotment option. Each Unit consists of one Class A ordinary share, $0.0001 par value (“Ordinary Share”), and one-half of one redeemable warrant (“Warrant”). Each whole Warrant entitles its holder to purchase one Class A ordinary share at a price of $11.50 per share. The Units were sold at an offering price of $10.00 per Unit, generating gross proceeds of $163,776,220.

As of November 27, 2020, a total of $166,232,863.30 of the net proceeds from the IPO and the private placement consummated simultaneously with the closing of the IPO were deposited in a trust account established for the benefit of the Company’s public stockholders.

An audited balance sheet as of November 27, 2020 reflecting receipt of the proceeds upon consummation of the IPO and the private placement is included with this report as Exhibit 99.1.


Item 9.01.

Financial Statements and Exhibits.




99.1    Balance Sheet dated November 27, 2020.



Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.


December 3, 2020


Genesis Park Acquisition Corp.


/s/ Paul W. Hobby

      Name:  Paul W. Hobby
      Title:    Chief Executive Officer