SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
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): June 22, 2022
Kronos Bio, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction|
1300 So. El Camino Real, Suite 400
San Mateo, California 94402
(Address of principal executive offices including zip code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (650) 781-5200
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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|Name of each exchange|
on which registered
|Common Stock, $0.001 par value per share||KRON||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
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Item 5.02 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
On June 22, 2022, Kronos Bio, Inc. (the “Company”) held its 2022 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”). As of April 25, 2022, the record date for the Annual Meeting, 56,732,201 shares of common stock were outstanding and entitled to vote at the Annual Meeting. A summary of the matters voted upon by stockholders at the Annual Meeting is set forth below.
Proposal 1. Election of Directors
The Company’s stockholders elected the three persons listed below as Class II Directors, each to serve until the Company’s 2025 Annual Meeting of Stockholders and until their respective successors are duly elected and qualified. The final voting results are as follows:
Otello Stampacchia, Ph.D.
Proposal 2. Frequency of Solicitation of Advisory Stockholder Approval of Executive Compensation
The Company’s stockholders elected to hold advisory votes on executive compensation every year. The final voting results are as follows:
In light of this result, the Company has decided to hold a non-binding advisory vote on executive compensation on an annual basis until the next advisory vote on the frequency of non-binding votes on executive compensation.
Proposal 3. Ratification of the Selection of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm
The Company’s stockholders ratified the selection by the Audit Committee of the Company’s Board of Directors of Ernst & Young LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2022. The final voting results are as follows:
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.
|KRONOS BIO, INC.|
|Dated: June 23, 2022||By:||/s/ Norbert Bischofberger|
|Norbert Bischofberger, Ph.D.|
|President and Chief Executive Officer|