Achaogen
Achaogen Inc (Form: 8-K/A, Received: 08/02/2017 16:06:24)

 

 

UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

FORM 8-K/A

 

CURRENT REPORT

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): July 11, 2017

 

ACHAOGEN, INC.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

 

 

Delaware

 

001-36323

 

68-0533693

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)

 

(Commission

File Number)

 

(IRS Employer

Identification Number)

 

1 Tower Place, Suite 300

South San Francisco, CA 94080

(Address of principal executive offices, including Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (650) 800-3636

   

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)

 

 

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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 financing accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.


 


 

Ex planatory Note

In accordance with Instruction No. 2 to Item 5.02 of Form 8-K, this Current Report on Form 8-K/A (the “Amendment Filing”) updates the disclosures made in the Current Report on Form 8-K filed by Achaogen, Inc. (the “Company”) on July 13, 2017 (the “Original Filing”) as set forth below. Except as expressly set forth herein, this Amendment Filing does not amend, modify or update the disclosures contained in the Original Filing.

Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officer.

As reported in the Original Filing, on July 11, 2017, the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of the Company appointed Karen Bernstein, Ph.D., as a member of the Board and as a member of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee of the Board.

Effective August 1, 2017, the Board appointed Dr. Bernstein to the Audit Committee of the Board (the “Audit Committee”). The Board has determined that Dr. Bernstein is independent as defined in Listing Rule 5605 of The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC for purposes of serving on the Audit Committee.


 


 

SIGNATURES

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

 

 

 

ACHAOGEN, INC.

 

 

 

 

Date:   August 2, 2017

 

By:

/s/ Tobin Schilke

 

 

 

Tobin Schilke

 

 

 

Chief Financial Officer