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): August 13, 2018




(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Virginia   1-16483   52-2284372

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)

  (Commission File Number)  

(I.R.S. Employer

Identification No.)

Three Parkway North, Deerfield, Illinois 60015

(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)

(847) 943-4000

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

Not Applicable

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)



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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.

As previously announced, effective July 31, 2018, Brian Gladden stepped down from the position of Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Mondelēz International, Inc. (the “Company”).

On August 13, 2018, one of the Company’s wholly-owned subsidiaries, Mondelēz Global LLC (“Mondelēz Global”), entered into a separation agreement (the “Agreement”) with Mr. Gladden.

Under the Agreement, Mr. Gladden’s last day of employment with Mondelēz Global was July 31, 2018 (“Last Day Worked”).

As previously disclosed, in exchange for entering into the Agreement, Mr. Gladden will be eligible to receive a pro-rated 2018 Management Incentive Program award based on the number of days worked from January 1, 2018 through the Last Day Worked to be paid at actual performance for the individual component and actual performance for the company component.

The Agreement provides for a release of claims as well as other restrictive covenants and is intended to comply with, or be exempt from, Section 409A of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended.

The forgoing description of the Agreement is qualified in its entirety by reference to the complete terms and conditions of the Agreement, which is filed as Exhibit 10.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.


Item 9.01.

Financial Statements and Exhibits.



The following exhibit is being filed with this Current Report on Form 8-K.


Exhibit Number



10.1   Separation Agreement and General Release between Mondelēz Global LLC and Brian T. Gladden, dated August 13, 2018.



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.


By:   /s/ Carol J. Ward
Name:   Carol J. Ward
Title:   Vice President and Corporate Secretary




Date: August 17, 2018