SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
November 20, 2020
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
Universal Insurance Holdings, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction|
1110 W. Commercial Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33309
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (954) 958-1200
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Stock, $0.01 Par Value||UVE||New York Stock Exchange |
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§ 230.405) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§ 240.12b-2).
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Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers
On November 17, 2020, Jon W. Springer, the President and Chief Risk Officer of Universal Insurance Holdings, Inc. (the “Company”), notified the Company that he has decided to retire from his role as President of the Company, effective January 1, 2021. Mr. Springer will retire from his role as the Company’s Chief Risk Officer at the end of January and will continue serving on the Company’s Board of Directors.
|Item 7.01||Regulation FD Disclosure|
On November 20, 2020, the Company issued a press release announcing Mr. Springer’s retirement, a copy of which is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 hereto.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits|
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.
Date: November 20, 2020
|UNIVERSAL INSURANCE HOLDINGS, INC.|
|By:||/s/ Stephen J. Donaghy|
|Name:||Stephen J. Donaghy|
|Title:||Chief Executive Officer|