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|Item 5.07||Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.|
On May 10, 2022, AEye, Inc. (the “Company”) held its 2022 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Meeting”). Present in person or by proxy at the Meeting were shares of common stock representing 134,918,718 votes, or approximately 86.5% of the 155,985,760 shares outstanding and entitled to vote as of the record date of March 14, 2022.
At the Meeting, the Company’s stockholders: (i) elected each of the three persons listed below under Proposal One to serve as a Class I director of the Company until the 2025 Annual Meeting of Stockholders; (ii) ratified the selection of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2022 as described in Proposal Two; and (iii) approved the adoption of the AEye, Inc. 2022 Employee Stock Purchase Plan as described in Proposal Three.
The following tables set forth the results of the voting at the Meeting.
Proposal One – to elect three (3) Class I directors, Timothy J. Dunn, Wen H. Hsieh, and Sue Zeifman, each to hold office until the Company’s 2025 Annual Meeting of Stockholders and until his or her successor is duly elected and qualified, or until his or her earlier death, resignation, or removal:
|Timothy J. Dunn||121,100,827||2,740,228||11,077,663|
|Wen H. Hsieh||120,216,219||3,624,836||11,077,663|
Each nominee received the required affirmative vote of holders of a plurality of the votes cast and, therefore, each of the nominees was elected as a Class I director to hold office until the Company’s 2025 Annual Meeting of Stockholders, and until his or her successor is duly elected and qualified, or until his or her earlier death, resignation, or removal.
Proposal Two – to ratify the selection of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2022:
Proposal Two required the affirmative vote of the holders of a majority of the voting power of the shares of stock present at the Meeting or represented by proxy and entitled to vote thereon and was approved by stockholders as set forth in the table above.
Proposal Three – to approve the adoption of the AEye, Inc. 2022 Employee Stock Purchase Plan:
Proposal Three required the affirmative vote of the holders of a majority of the voting power of the shares of stock present at the Meeting or represented by proxy and entitled to vote thereon and was approved by stockholders as set forth in the table above.
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.
|Dated: May 11, 2022|
|By:||/s/ Andrew S. Hughes|
|Andrew S. Hughes|
Senior Vice President, General Counsel &