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By now, it’s likely that you’ve come across an article or headline with the word “SPAC” in it. From Bill Ackman, the American investor and hedge fund manager, who launched a $4 billion “blank check” company, to the owner of the Golden State Warriors, Chamath Palihapitiya, who just filed three new SPAC vehicles with the SEC in September of this year (TechCrunch).

Even though much of the world continues to grapple with the fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic, the technology-driven disruption of many industries has continued unabated. In fact, the massive change created by working from home and social distancing has arguably accelerated digital transformation, pushing companies to look at technology investments to both serve customers better and improve the employee experience.