SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
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): April 13, 2022
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
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|1001 Main Street, Suite 600, Buffalo, New York||14203|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
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|Common Stock, par value $0.001 per share||ATNX||The Nasdaq Global Select Market|
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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.
On April 13, 2022, Kim Campbell informed the Board of Directors of Athenex, Inc. (the “Company”) that she will not stand for re-election to the Board of Directors at the 2022 annual meeting of stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”) and will retire from the Board of Directors as of the conclusion of the Annual Meeting when her current term expires. After the Annual Meeting, the size of the Board will decrease from nine to eight directors. Ms. Campbell’s retirement is not related to any disagreement with the Company on any matter relating to the Company’s operations, policies or practices. In connection with her retirement, the Board of Directors approved the acceleration of the vesting of Ms. Campbell’s unvested restricted stock units and stock options, which will vest at the conclusion of the Annual Meeting.
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.
|Date: April 15, 2022|
|Title:||Chief Financial Officer|