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Form 8-K Viatris Inc For: Jun 03

June 3, 2024 7:16 AM
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UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549

 

 

FORM 8-K

 

 

CURRENT REPORT

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): June 3, 2024

 

 

VIATRIS INC.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

 

 

Delaware   001-39695   83-4364296

(State or Other Jurisdiction

of Incorporation)

 

(Commission

File Number)

 

(I.R.S. Employer

Identification No.)

1000 Mylan Boulevard, Canonsburg, Pennsylvania, 15317

(Address of Principal Executive Offices)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (724) 514-1800

 

 

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:

 

 

Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)

 

 

Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)

 

 

Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2 (b))

 

 

Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4 (c))

Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:

 

Title of each class

 

Trading

Symbol(s)

 

Name of each exchange

on which registered

Common Stock, par value $0.01 per share   VTRS   The NASDAQ Stock Market

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).

Emerging growth company 

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. ☐

 

 

 


Item 5.02

Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

Director Appointment

On June 3, 2024, the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of Viatris Inc. (the “Company”) increased the number of directors on the Board from 11 to 12 and appointed Rogério Vivaldi Coelho, M.D., M.B.A. as an independent (as defined in the applicable NASDAQ listing rules) member of the Board with a term of office expiring at the Company’s 2024 annual meeting of shareholders and appointed him to the recently reestablished Science and Technology Committee of the Board, each appointment effective June 3, 2024. Dr. Vivaldi will receive compensation for his role as an independent member of the Board consistent with the compensation of the Company’s other non-employee directors as disclosed in the Amendment to Company’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2023. The Company has entered into an indemnification agreement with Dr. Vivaldi, the form of which appears as Exhibit 10.25 to the Company’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2020.

There are no arrangements or understandings between Dr. Vivaldi and any other persons pursuant to which he was selected as a director and Dr. Vivaldi has no direct or indirect material interest in any transaction requiring disclosure under Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K.

 

Item 7.01

Regulation FD Disclosure.

On June 3, 2024, the Company issued a press release announcing the appointment of Dr. Vivaldi. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.

The information in this Item 7.01 (including Exhibit 99.1) shall not be deemed to be “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liability of that section, and shall not be incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other document filed under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.


Item 9.01

Financial Statements and Exhibits.

 

(d)

Exhibits.

 

Exhibit
No.
   Description
99.1    Director Appointment Press Release, dated June 3, 2024.
104    Cover Page Interactive Data File - the cover page XBRL tags are embedded within the Inline XBRL document.


SIGNATURE

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

 

    VIATRIS INC.
Date: June 3, 2024     By:  

/s/ Theodora Mistras

      Theodora Mistras
      Chief Financial Officer

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