Washington, D.C. 20549





Pursuant to Section 13 or Section 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 16, 2023


Tailwind International Acquisition Corp.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)


Cayman Islands   001-40085   98-1211987
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation or
  (Commission File
  (I.R.S. Employer Identification


150 Greenwich Street, 29th Floor

New York, New York

(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip Code)


Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (212) 266-0085


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   Trading
  Name of each
on which registered
Units, each consisting of one Class A Ordinary Share and one-third of one redeemable warrant   TWNI.U   New York Stock Exchange
Class A Ordinary Shares, $0.0001 par value   TWNI   New York Stock Exchange
Redeemable Warrants, each whole warrant exercisable for one Class A Ordinary Share at an exercise price of $11.50       None


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


Emerging growth company x


If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. ¨







Item 8.01.Other Events.


On February 2, 2023, Tailwind International Acquisition Corp. (“Tailwind”) filed a definitive proxy statement (the “Extension Proxy Statement”) for an extraordinary general meeting of its shareholders to be held on February 21, 2023 to consider and act upon a proposal to extend the date (the “Termination Date”) by which Tailwind must complete an initial business combination to August 23, 2023 (the “Articles Extension Date”). The Extension Proxy Statement was mailed to Tailwind shareholders of record as of January 30, 2023. Shareholders may obtain a copy of the Extension Proxy Statement at the SEC’s website (www.sec.gov).


As set forth in the Extension Proxy Statement, the deadline by which Tailwind public shareholders had to complete the procedures for electing to redeem their Class A ordinary shares, par value $0.0001 per share (the “Ordinary Shares”), was 5:00 p.m., Eastern Time, on February 16, 2023 (“Redemption Deadline”). The initial number of Ordinary Shares tendered for redemption prior to the Redemption Deadline was 32,495,189. Following such redemptions, if not withdrawn, Tailwind will have 2,004,811 Ordinary Shares outstanding. The deadline for shareholders to withdraw previously submitted redemption requests is Tuesday, February 21, 2023, prior to 9:00 a.m., Eastern Time, subject to approval by the board of directors of Tailwind.


Shareholders may make such request by contacting our transfer agent, Continental Stock Transfer & Trust Company, at One State Street, 30th Floor, New York, New York 10004, Attn: Mark Zimkind (e-mail:mzimkind@continentalstock.com).







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.


Dated: February 17, 2023


  Tailwind International Acquisition Corp.

/s/ Philip Krim

  Name: Philip Krim
  Title: Chief Executive Officer