NEXTGEN ACQUISITION CORPORATION

2255 Glades Road, Suite 324A

Boca Raton, FL 33431

 

July 30, 2021

 

VIA EDGAR

 

Securities and Exchange Commission

Division of Corporation Finance

100 F Street, N.E.

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

Attn: Jay Mumford
  Jay Ingram
  Eiko Yaoita Pyles
  Jean Ju

 

RE: NextGen Acquisition Corporation (the “Company”)
  Registration Statement on Form S-4
  File No. 333-256168

 

Ladies and Gentlemen:

 

Pursuant to Rule 461(a) under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, the Company hereby respectfully requests that the effective date of the Company’s Registration Statement on Form S-4 (File No. 333-256168) be accelerated by the Securities and Exchange Commission to 2:00 p.m. Washington D.C. time on July 30, 2021, or as soon as practicable thereafter.

 

We request that we be notified of such effectiveness by a telephone call to Howard Ellin of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP at (212) 735-2438 and that such effectiveness also be confirmed in writing.

 

  Very truly yours,
   
  NextGen Acquisition Corporation
   
  By:  /s/ Gregory L. Summe
  Name:         Gregory L. Summe
  Title:         Co-Chairman and Director

 

cc: Patrick T. Ford
  NextGen Acquisition Corporation
   
cc: June S. Dipchand
  Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP