Form DEFA14A Broadcom Inc.

February 19, 2019 8:21 AM





Washington, D.C. 20549




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*** Exercise Your Right to Vote *** Important Notice Regarding the Availability of Proxy Materials for the Stockholder Meeting to Be Held on April 1, 2019. BROADCOM INC. BROADCOM BROADCOM INC. 1320 RIDDER PARK DRIVE SAN JOSE, CA 95131 Meeting Information Meeting Type: Annual Meeting For holders as of: February 11, 2019 Date: April 1, 2019 Time: 11:00 a.m. Pacific Time Location: Broadcom, Inc. Offices 280 Innovation Drive San Jose, CA 95134 You are receiving this communication because you hold shares in the company named above. This is not a ballot. You cannot use this notice to vote these shares. This communication presents only an overview of the more complete proxy materials that are available to you on the Internet. You may view the proxy materials online at or easily request a paper copy (see reverse side). We encourage you to access and review all of the important information contained in the proxy materials before voting. proxy See the materials reverse and side voting of this instructions. notice to obtain E57090-P17496


Before You Vote How to Access the Proxy Materials Proxy Materials Available to VIEW or RECEIVE: NOTICE AND PROXY STATEMENT ANNUAL REPORT How to View Online: Have the information that is printed in the box marked by the arrow XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX (located on the following page) and visit: How to Request and Receive a PAPER or E-MAIL Copy: If you want to receive a paper or e-mail copy of these documents, you must request one. There is NO charge for requesting a copy. Please choose one of the following methods to make your request: 1) BY INTERNET: 2) BY TELEPHONE: 1-800-579-1639 3) BY E-MAIL*: * If requesting materials by e-mail, please send a blank e-mail with the information that is printed in the box marked by the arrow XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX (located on the following page) in the subject line. Requests, instructions and other inquiries sent to this e-mail address will NOT be forwarded to your investment advisor. Please make the request as instructed above on or before March 18, 2019 to facilitate timely delivery. How To Vote Please Choose One of the Following Voting Methods Vote In Person: Many shareholder meetings have attendance requirements including, but not limited to, the possession of an attendance ticket issued by the entity holding the meeting. Please check the meeting materials for any special requirements for meeting attendance. At the meeting, you will need to request a ballot to vote these shares. Vote By Internet: To vote now by Internet, go to Have the information that is printed in the box P17496 marked by the arrow XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX (located on the following page) available and follow the instructions. - E57091 Vote By Mail: You can vote by mail by requesting a paper copy of the materials, which will include a proxy card. Shareholder Meeting Registration: To vote and/or attend the meeting, go to the “Register for Meeting” link at


Voting Items The Board of Directors recommends you vote FOR the following proposals: 1. Election of Directors 2. Ratification of the appointment of Pricewater-houseCoopers LLP as Broadcom’s independent Nominees: registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending November 3, 2019. 1a. Mr. Hock E. Tan 1b. Dr. Henry Samueli 3. To approve amendments to Broadcom’s Second Amended and Restated Employee Share Purchase Plan. 1c. Mr. Eddy W. Hartenstein 4. Non-binding, advisory vote to approve compensation of Broadcom’s named executive officers. 1d. Ms. Diane M. Bryant NOTE: In their discretion, the Proxies, and each of them acting alone, are authorized to vote on such other 1e. Ms. Gayla J. Delly business as may properly come before the meeting or any adjournment or postponement thereof. 1f. Mr. Check Kian Low 1g. Mr. Peter J. Marks 1h. Mr. Harry L. You - P17496 E57092




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