Jacobs will implement a new holding company structure

Marks an important milestone in the company’s long-term transformation

Jacobs Solutions Inc. will begin trading on August 29

DALLAS, August 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Jacobs (NYSE:J) announced plans to adopt a new holding company structure on August 29, 2022. The name of the new parent company, Jacobs Solutions Inc., more closely aligns with Jacobs’ public identity as a global, technology-leading solutions company.

The internal transaction is intended to be tax-exempt for Jacobs and its shareholders for US federal income tax purposes.

Current Jacobs shareholders will automatically become shareholders of Jacobs Solutions Inc. on a one-for-one basis, with the same number of shares and percentage ownership of Jacobs common stock that they held immediately prior to the transaction with the company. holding. No significant operational or financial impact is expected and no shareholder vote is required.

Following the transaction, Jacobs Solutions Inc. will replace Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. as a public company listed on the NYSE and common stock of Jacobs Solutions Inc. will trade on the NYSE on an uninterrupted basis under the existing symbol “J”. . However, a new CUSIP number (46982L 108) has been issued for the common stock.

For more information regarding this transaction, visit Jacobs.com.

At Jacobs, we strive today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, critical outcomes, operational advancements, scientific discovery and advanced manufacturing, transforming ideas abstracts into world-transforming realities. for real. With $14 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000 people, Jacobs provides a full range of professional services, including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery services for the public and private sector. Visit jacobs.com and connect with Jacobs on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.

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