Chartwell Arranges New Revolving Credit Facility for Nelson Worldwide Holdings, Inc.

Chartwell is pleased to announce that its Corporate Finance team assisted Nelson Worldwide Holdings, Inc. (“Nelson” or the “Company”) successfully execute a follow-on debt capitalization transaction. The Company’s new senior secured revolving credit facility (the “Revolver”) will provide the Company with additional working capital flexibility to achieve its near- and long-term growth, as well as reduce the Company’s cost of capital by converting a portion of its existing senior term loan, previously arranged and placed by Chartwell. As Nelson’s exclusive financial advisor, Chartwell provided value-added, impartial capital structure advice throughout the transaction process. JPMorgan Chase & Co. will serve as the Company’s Administrative Agent on the newly issued Revolver and will further serve the Company with its suite of global ancillary banking services.

ABOUT NELSON WORLDWIDE HOLDINGS, INC.

Nelson is part of a global architecture, design, engineering, and consulting services organization with nearly 1,100 professionals in over 25 locations. The Company’s diverse employee base and extensive geographic reach enable it to offer a variety of services to a broad range of businesses, including more than 20 percent of Fortune 100 companies.  With the successful completion of a number of high profile projects, Nelson has received a variety of industry awards and recognitions.  The Company is ranked in the top ten of Interior Design’s 100 Design Giants list. It is also recognized as one of the top three firms specializing in workplace interior design and is ranked in the top 20 for office architecture and design. For more information, visit www.nelsononline.com.

ABOUT CHARTWELL FINANCIAL ADVISORY

Chartwell provides comprehensive financial advisory solutions and investment banking services to the privately-held middle market.  With substantial corporate finance and capital markets expertise, the Chartwell team works with clients and their advisors to deliver independent, solutions-based advisory services that are unbiased to outcome, free from conflicts, and focused on optimizing client objectives.  For additional information on this transaction, please contact Will Bloom or Greg Fresh.