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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 21, 2022, Chirfi Guindo, Executive Vice President for Global Product Strategy and Commercialization announced that he has accepted a new role outside of Biogen, Inc. (the “Company”). His last day at the Company will be June 30, 2022.
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Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
On June 15, 2022, the Company held its 2022 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”). The final voting results for the Annual Meeting are as follows:
Stockholders elected eleven nominees to the Board of Directors to serve for a one-year term extending until the 2023 annual meeting of stockholders and their successors are duly elected and qualified, with the votes cast as follows:
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Alexander J. Denner
Caroline D. Dorsa
Maria C. Freire
William A. Hawkins
William D. Jones
Jesus B. Mantas
Richard C. Mulligan
Eric K. Rowinsky
Stephen A. Sherwin
Stockholders ratified the selection of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2022, with the votes cast as follows:
Stockholders approved the advisory vote on executive compensation, with the votes cast as follows:
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Financial Statements and Exhibits.
The exhibits listed below are furnished as part of this Current Report on Form 8-K.
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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: June 21, 2022