Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): July 1, 2020 (June 29, 2020)



(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)


Nevada   001-31392   98-0351734
(State or Other Jurisdiction
of Incorporation)
  (Commission File Number)   (IRS Employer
Identification No.)


MATAM Advanced Technology Park     
Building No. 5    
Haifa, Israel   3508409
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)   (Zip Code)


011 972 74 710 7171

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Title of each class   Trading Symbol(s)   Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, par value $0.00001 per share   PSTI   The Nasdaq Capital 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 June 29, 2020, Pluristem Therapeutics Inc., or the Company, held its 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders, or the 2020 Annual Meeting. As a result of the voting outcome from the 2020 Annual Meeting, on June 30, 2020, each of Israel Ben-Yoram and Nachum Rosman notified the Company of their decision to resign as members of the Board of Directors, or the Board, effective immediately. At the time of their respective resignations, Mr. Ben-Yoram was an independent director and member of the Audit Committee and Compensation Committee of the Board and Mr. Rosman was an independent director and member of the Audit Committee, Compensation Committee and Nominating Committee of the Board. Messers. Ben-Yoram and Rosman’s resignations as members of the Board also constitute their resignations as members of each of these committees. Messers. Ben-Yoram and Rosman’s resignations were not because of any disagreement with the Company on any matter relating to the Company’s operations, policies or practices.


On July 1, 2020, the Board determined that Ms. Moria Kwiat is deemed to be an independent board member. In addition, the Board appointed Ms. Kwiat and Isaac Braun to serve on the Audit Committee, determined that Mr. Doron Shorrer is an Audit Committee financial expert and appointed Mr. Braun to serve on the Compensation Committee.


Item 5.07. Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.


On June 29, 2020, the Company held its 2020 Annual Meeting. The results of stockholder voting at the 2020 Annual Meeting are set forth below:


Proposal No. 1 — Election of Directors


The stockholders elected the following individuals as directors of the Company to hold office until the next annual meeting of shareholders and until their successors shall have been duly elected and qualified.


Director Name   For     Against     Abstain     Broker Non-Votes  
Zami Aberman     8,167,258       361,167       307,042       6,456,332  
Israel Ben-Yoram     4,215,733       4,275,971       343,763       6,456,332  
Isaac Braun     6,414,658       2,048,654       372,155       6,456,332  
Mark Germain     7,469,663       1,007,974       357,830       6,456,332  
Moria Kwiat     4,468,602       4,040,858       326,007       6,456,332  
Nachum Rosman     4,086,923       4,348,209       403,335       6,456,332  
Doron Shorrer     7,507,612       975,853       352,002       6,456,332  
Yaky Yanay     8,573,449       108,182       153,836       6,456,332  



Proposal No. 2 — Ratification of the selection of Kost Forer Gabbay & Kasierer, a member of Ernst & Young Global, as independent registered public accounting firm of the Company for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2020.


For     Against     Abstain     Broker Non-Votes  
  14,974,301       60,480       257,018       N/A  


Proposal No. 3 — Approval of an amendment to the Articles of Incorporation of the Company to increase the number of authorized shares of common stock.


For     Against     Abstain     Broker Non-Votes  
  13,454,863       1,643,834       193,102       N/A  


The results reported above are final voting results.







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: July 1, 2020 By: /s/ Chen Franco-Yehuda
  Name:  Chen Franco-Yehuda
  Title: Chief Financial Officer