FORM 3
UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

INITIAL STATEMENT OF BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

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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(Print or Type Responses)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *
  Davis Edward III
2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)
02/04/2021
3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
G Squared Ascend I Inc. [GSQD]
(Last)
(First)
(Middle)
C/O G SQUARED ASCEND I INC., 205 N. MICHIGAN AVENUE
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
__X__ Director __X__ 10% Owner
__X__ Officer (give title below) _____ Other (specify below)
Chief Executive Officer
5. If Amendment, Date Original Filed(Month/Day/Year)
(Street)

CHICAGO, IL 60601
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing(Check Applicable Line)
_X_ Form filed by One Reporting Person
___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
(City)
(State)
(Zip)
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 4)
2. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned
(Instr. 4)
3. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
(Instr. 5)
4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
(Instr. 5)
Class B Ordinary Shares (1) 6,957,500
I
See Footnote (2)

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Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned (e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security
(Instr. 4)
2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date
(Month/Day/Year)
3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security
(Instr. 4)
4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 5. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
(Instr. 5)
6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
(Instr. 5)
Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares

Reporting Owners

Reporting Owner Name / Address Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
Davis Edward III
C/O G SQUARED ASCEND I INC.
205 N. MICHIGAN AVENUE
CHICAGO, IL 60601
  X   X   Chief Executive Officer  

Signatures

/s/ Matthew Schoenfeld, Attorney-in-Fact 02/04/2021
**Signature of Reporting Person Date

Explanation of Responses:

* If the form is filed by more than one reporting person, see Instruction 5(b)(v).
** Intentional misstatements or omissions of facts constitute Federal Criminal Violations. See 18 U.S.C. 1001 and 15 U.S.C. 78ff(a).
(1) As described in the Issuer's Registration Statement on Form S-1 (File No. 333-252268) under the heading "Description of Securities," the Class B Ordinary Shares will automatically convert into Class A Ordinary Shares of the Issuer at the time of the Issuer's initial business combination and have no expiration date. The shares reported herein include up to 937,500 Class B Ordinary Shares that are subject to forfeiture if the underwriter of the Issuer's initial public offering does not exercise in full its option to purchase additional units, as described in the Registration Statement.
(2) G Squared Ascend Management I, LLC (the "Sponsor") is the record holder of the shares reported herein. The Reporting Person is a manager of the Sponsor, and may be deemed to have shared voting and investment power over the shares held by the Sponsor. The Reporting Person disclaim beneficial ownership of the shares held by the Sponsor except to the extent of his pecuniary interest therein.

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