SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF
THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
February 5, 2019
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
1251 McKay Drive
San Jose, California 95131
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
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|Item 2.02.|| |
Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
Synaptics Incorporated (the Company) is furnishing this Current Report on Form 8-K in connection with the disclosure of information, in the form of a press release issued on February 7, 2019 and attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1. The Company also posted earnings supplemental materials on the investor section of the Companys website at www.synaptics.com and attached hereto as Exhibit 99.2.
The information in Item 2.02 of this Current Report on Form 8-K (including Exhibit 99.1 and Exhibit 99.2) is furnished pursuant to Item 2.02 and shall not be deemed filed for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be incorporated by reference into any registration document or other document filed by the Company.
The Company does not have, and expressly disclaims, any obligation to release publicly any updates or any changes in the Companys expectations or any change in events, conditions, or circumstances on which any forward-looking statement is based.
|Item 5.02.|| |
Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
(b), (c), (e)
On February 7, 2019, the Company issued a press release announcing the voluntary resignation of Wajid Ali as the Companys Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective February 8, 2019. Mr. Alis resignation to pursue other opportunities is not a result of any disagreement with the Company or any matter relating to the Companys operations, accounting or other policies, or practices. Kermit Nolan, the Companys current Vice President, Finance, has been promoted to Corporate Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer, and Interim Chief Financial Officer of the Company and will serve as the Companys principal financial officer and principal accounting officer, each effective February 7, 2019.
Mr. Nolan, 59, joined the Company in March 2004 and has served in various accounting, tax and finance roles in the Company and with other public companies in his career. Most recently, Mr. Nolan has served as the Companys Vice President, Finance since July 2014. Mr. Nolan began his career in accounting with KPMG, formerly, Peat, Marwick, Mitchell and Co. Mr. Nolan holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from San Jose State University.
Mr. Nolan has entered into an offer letter with Synaptics dated February 7, 2019, under which he will receive an annual salary of $340,000, a target annual cash incentive of 50% of his annual base salary, a grant of 12,500 restricted stock units of the Company vesting over three years, and other benefits generally accruing to senior executives of the Company.
|Item 7.01.|| |
Regulation FD Disclosure.
On February 7, 2019, the Company issued a press release announcing the appointment described in Item 5.02 of this Form 8-K. A copy of the Companys press release is furnished with this Form 8-K and attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1. The information in Exhibit 99.1 shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be incorporated by reference into any registration document or other document filed by the Company.
|Item 9.01.|| |
Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Financial Statements of Business Acquired.
Pro Forma Financial Information.
Shell Company Transactions.
|99.1||Press release from Synaptics Incorporated, dated February 7, 2019, titled Synaptics Reports Results for Second Quarter Fiscal 2019|
|99.2||Synaptics Second Quarter Fiscal 2019 Earnings Supplement|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Company has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Date: February 7, 2019||By:||/s/ John McFarland|
|Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary|