Washington, D.C. 20549







Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 10, 2019





(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)




Delaware   1-4018   53-0257888

(State or other Jurisdiction

of Incorporation)



File Number)


(I.R.S. Employer

Identification No.)


3005 Highland Parkway

Downers Grove, Illinois 60515



(Address of Principal Executive Offices)     (Zip Code)

(630) 541-1540

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)



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Title of each class





Name of each exchange

on which registered

Common Stock   DOV   New York Stock Exchange

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Item 5.02

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

(b) On May 16, 2019, Dover Corporation (the “Company”) announced that Jay L. Kloosterboer plans to retire from his position as Senior Vice President, Human Resources. Mr. Kloosterboer will continue to serve in his role until his successor is named. He will continue to be employed by the Company through December 31, 2019, and will assist in an orderly transition of his duties.

The Company also announced that Carrie Anderson, Vice President, Controller, will be leaving the Company on May 24, 2019 to pursue another opportunity. Ryan Paulson, currently Assistant Controller, Global Consolidations & Operations Accounting, will serve as the Company’s principal accounting officer on an interim basis until the Company names a successor to Ms. Anderson.




Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this Current Report on Form 8-K to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.


Date: May 16, 2019    




/s/ Ivonne M. Cabrera

      Ivonne M. Cabrera
      Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary