September 15, 2020
Office of Life Sciences
Division of Corporation Finance
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
100 F Street, N.E.
Washington, D.C. 20549
Re:COMPASS Pathways plc
Registration Statement on Form F-1 (File No. 333-248484)
Request for Acceleration
Ladies and Gentlemen:
Pursuant to Rule 460 of the General Rules and Regulations under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, we wish to advise that as of the date hereof, approximately 320 copies of the Preliminary Prospectus dated September 14, 2020 were distributed to prospective underwriters, institutional investors and prospective dealers in connection with the above captioned Registration Statement.
We wish to advise you that the participating underwriters have informed us that they have complied and will continue to comply with the requirements of Rule 15c2-8 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.
We hereby join in the request of the registrant that the effectiveness of the above-captioned Registration Statement, as amended, be accelerated to 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time, on Thursday, September 17, 2020 or as soon thereafter as practicable.
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Very truly yours,
Cowen and Company, LLC
Evercore Group L.L.C.
Berenberg Capital Markets LLC
As representatives of the Underwriters
By:Cowen and Company, LLC
By:/s/ Chris Swindle
Name:Chris Swindle
Title:Managing Director
By:Evercore Group L.L.C.
By:/s/ Maren Winnick
Name:Maren Winnick
Title:Senior Managing Director
By:Berenberg Capital Markets LLC
By:/s/ Zachary Brantly
Name:Zachary Brantly
Title:Head of US ECM
By:/s/ Matthew G. Rosenblatt
Name:Matthew G. Rosenblatt
Title:CCO, Ops. Principal
[Signature Page to COMPASS Pathways plc Acceleration Request]