Beyond Meat makes plant-based meat alternatives such as burgers, sausages, chicken strips, and ground beef. Beyond Meat was founded in 2009 by Ethan Brown and is based in Los Angeles, California.
In April 2019, ahead of going public, Beyond Meat increased the size of its shares and has plans to offer 9.5 million shares at $23-25. The company applied to list on Nasdaq under the ticker symbol BYND and is expected to begin trading May 2, 2019. Book-running mangers for the offering include Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC, J.P. Morgan and Credit SuisseCredit Suisse as lead managers as well as BofA Merrill Lynch and Jefferies and William Blair as co-manager.