Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation (“Booz Allen”) (NYSE:BAH), the parent company of management consulting, technology, and engineering services firm Booz Allen Hamilton Inc., today announced the pricing of the previously announced sale of an aggregate of 7,350,000 shares of Class A common stock (“common stock”) by an affiliate of The Carlyle Group (“Carlyle”) at a price to the public of $17.95 per share. Barclays Capital Inc. is acting as the sole underwriter in the registered offering of these shares.
Upon completion of the offering, Carlyle will beneficially own approximately 53% of the outstanding Class A common stock of Booz Allen. The offering is expected to close and settle on February 19, 2014. Booz Allen is not selling any shares of common stock in the offering and will not receive any of the proceeds.
The offering of the shares of common stock is being made only by means of a prospectus supplement and related prospectus. Copies may be obtained from the underwriter at:
Barclays Capital Inc.c/o Broadridge Financial Solutions1155 Long Island AvenueEdgewood, NY 11717
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of any offer to buy, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to the registration or qualification under the securities laws of such jurisdiction.
About Booz Allen Hamilton
Booz Allen Hamilton is a leading provider of management consulting, technology, and engineering services to the U.S. government in defense, intelligence, and civil markets, and to major corporations, institutions, and not-for-profit organizations. Booz Allen is headquartered in McLean, Virginia, employs approximately 23,000 people, and had revenue of $5.76 billion for the 12 months ended March 31, 2013.
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