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): April 7, 2023
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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on which registered
|Common Stock, $0.001 par value per share||KRON||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
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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 April 7, 2023, we appointed Katherine Vega Stultz to our Board of Directors (the “Board”) as a Class II director with a term ending at our annual meeting of stockholders to be held in 2025. Ms. Vega’s appointment to the Board is effective April 10, 2023. Ms. Vega’s potential Board committee appointments have not been determined as of the date of filing this report.
In accordance with our non-employee director compensation policy, Ms. Stultz received an initial option grant to purchase 68,000 shares of our common stock. The option vests in a series of three annual installments over the three-year period measured from the date of grant. Ms. Stultz is also eligible to receive an annual retainer of $40,000 for her service on the Board and an annual option grant on the date of each of our annual stockholder meetings. Ms. Stultz’s annual option grant at our 2023 annual meeting of stockholders will be prorated in accordance with our non-employee director compensation policy.
We have also entered into our standard form of indemnity agreement for directors and officers with Ms. Stultz.
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: April 11, 2023
|By:||/s/ Norbert Bischofberger|
|Norbert Bischofberger, Ph.D.|
|President and Chief Executive Officer|