SEC Form 4
FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
GOLDMAN SACHS GROUP INC/

(Last) (First) (Middle)
85 BROAD ST

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10004

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
ARAMARK CORP/DE [ RMK ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) X Other (specify below)
See footnotes 2 and 3
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
12/04/2006
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
Form filed by One Reporting Person
X Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Class B Common Stock 12/04/2006 C(5) 13,910 A $25.45 1,874,465 I See footnotes(1)(2)(3)(4)
Class B Common Stock 01/10/2007 C(6) 108,599 A $25.55 1,983,064 I See footnotes(1)(2)(3)(4)
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Variable Prepaid Forward (call equivalent) $25.45 12/04/2006 C(5) 13,910 12/04/2006 12/04/2006 Class B Common Stock (5) (5) 0 I See footnotes(4)(5)
Variable Prepaid Forward (call equivalent) $25.55 01/10/2007 C(6) 108,599 01/10/2007 01/10/2007 Class B Common Stock (6) (6) 0 I See footnotes(4)(6)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
GOLDMAN SACHS GROUP INC/

(Last) (First) (Middle)
85 BROAD ST

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10004

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
GOLDMAN SACHS & CO

(Last) (First) (Middle)
85 BROAD STREET

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10004

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
GSCP V ADVISORS, LLC

(Last) (First) (Middle)
85 BROAD STREET

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10004

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
GSCP V OFFSHORE ADVISORS LLC

(Last) (First) (Middle)
85 BROAD STREET

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10004

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
GS ADVISORS V LLC

(Last) (First) (Middle)
85 BROAD STREET

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10004

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
GOLDMAN SACHS MANAGEMENT GP GMBH

(Last) (First) (Middle)
MESSETURM 60308
FRANKFURT AM MAIN

(Street)
GERMANY 2M 00000

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
GS CAPITAL PARTNERS V FUND LP

(Last) (First) (Middle)
85 BROAD STREET

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10004

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
GS CAPITAL PARTNERS V OFFSHORE FUND LP

(Last) (First) (Middle)
85 BROAD STREET

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10004

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
GS CAPITAL PARTNERS V GmbH & CO KG

(Last) (First) (Middle)
85 BROAD STREET

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10004

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
GS Capital Partners V Institutional L P

(Last) (First) (Middle)
85 BROAD ST

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10004

(City) (State) (Zip)
Explanation of Responses:
1. This statement is being filed by The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. ("GS Group"), Goldman, Sachs & Co. ("Goldman Sachs"), GSCP V Advisors, L.L.C. ("GSCP Advisors"), GSCP V Offshore Advisors, L.L.C. ("GSCP Offshore Advisors"), GS Advisors V, L.L.C. ("GS Advisors"), Goldman, Sachs Management GP GmbH ("GS GmbH"), GS Capital Partners V Fund, L.P. ("GS Capital"), GS Capital Partners V Offshore Fund, L.P. ("GS Offshore"), GS Capital Partners V GmbH & CO. KG ("GS Germany") and GS Capital Partners V Institutional, L.P. ("GS Institutional" and, together with GS Capital, GS Offshore and GS Germany, the "Funds") (GS Group, Goldman Sachs, GSCP Advisors, GSCP Offshore Advisors, GS Advisors, GS GmbH and the Funds, collectively, the "Reporting Persons").
2. As a result of an agreement by a group of investors, which includes affiliates of GS Group and Goldman Sachs, to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Aramark Corporation (the "Company"), as disclosed by the Company on a Form 8-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on May 1, 2006, the Reporting Persons, together with the other investors and certain of their affiliates, may be deemed to constitute a "group", within the meaning of Section 13(d)(3) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, that beneficially owns more than 10% of the outstanding shares of Class A Common Stock and Class B Common Stock of the Company. The acquisition of the Company closed on January 26, 2007.
3. This Form 4 shall not be deemed an admission that any Reporting Person is a beneficial owner of any shares of Class A Common Stock or Class B Common Stock for any purpose, other than the securities reported in Tables I and II of this Form 4. Each of the Reporting Persons disclaims beneficial ownership of the securities reported in Table I and II except to the extent of its pecuniary interest therein, if any.
4. The securities reported herein may be deemed to be beneficially owned indirectly by GS Group by reason of the direct ownership of such securities by Goldman Sachs or another direct or indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of GS Group ("GS"). Goldman Sachs is a direct and indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of GS Group.
5. On December 4, 2006, GS received 13,910 shares of Class B Common Stock, in connection with the physical settlement of the pre-paid variable share forward contract GS entered into on December 4, 2002. Under the contract, GS paid cash in the amount of $354,000 on the date the contract was entered into, in exchange for the delivery of such shares, with the number of shares delivered calculated pursuant to a formula included in such forward contract.
6. On January 10, 2007, GS received an aggregate of 108,599 shares of Class B Common Stock, in connection with the physical settlement of pre-paid variable share forward contracts GS entered into on December 4, 2002. Under the contracts, GS paid cash in the amount of $2,774,770.60 on the date the contracts were entered into, in exchange for the delivery of such shares, with the number of shares delivered calculated pursuant to a formula included in such forward contracts.
/s/ Yvette Kosic, Attorney-in-fact 02/02/2007
/s/ Yvette Kosic, Attorney-in-fact 02/02/2007
/s/ Yvette Kosic, Attorney-in-fact 02/02/2007
/s/ Yvette Kosic, Attorney-in-fact 02/02/2007
/s/ Yvette Kosic, Attorney-in-fact 02/02/2007
/s/ Yvette Kosic, Attorney-in-fact 02/02/2007
/s/ Yvette Kosic, Attorney-in-fact 02/02/2007
/s/ Yvette Kosic, Attorney-in-fact 02/02/2007
/s/ Yvette Kosic, Attorney-in-fact 02/02/2007
/s/ Yvette Kosic, Attorney-in-fact 02/02/2007
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