Washington, D.C. 20549

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

February 11, 2021
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
CAI International, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(I. R. S. Employer
Identification No.)
Steuart Tower, 1 Market Plaza, Suite 2400, San Francisco, California 94105
(Address of principal executive offices, including ZIP Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (415) 788-0100
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)

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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
Trading symbols
Name of exchange on which registered
Common Stock, par value $0.0001 per share
New York Stock Exchange
8.50% Series A Fixed-to-Floating Rate Cumulative Redeemable Perpetual Preferred Stock, par value $0.0001 per share
New York Stock Exchange
8.50% Series B Fixed-to-Floating Rate Cumulative Redeemable Perpetual Preferred Stock, par value $0.0001 per share
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 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
Emerging growth company 
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Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition.

On February 16, 2021, CAI International, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release reporting its results of operations for the fourth quarter and full year of 2020.  A copy of the press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.

Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

On February 11, 2021, the Board of Directors of the Company promoted David Morris to Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer, and also designated Mr. Morris as the Company’s principal accounting officer for SEC reporting purposes.
Mr. Morris, age 54, has served as our Vice President, Finance and Corporate Controller since May 2011. From 2008 to 2011, Mr. Morris served as Senior Director, Finance, and prior to that as Director, SEC Reporting, of Celera Corporation, a Nasdaq-listed healthcare company. Previously, Mr. Morris was a Senior Audit Manager at KPMG LLP with a focus on public companies. Mr. Morris received a Bachelor of Engineering from the University of Bristol, U.K. in 1988. Mr. Morris is a U.K. Chartered Accountant and a California-licensed Certified Public Accountant.
In this role, Mr. Morris’s initial annual base salary will be $290,000, subject to annual adjustment, and he will continue to be eligible to participate in the Company’s bonus and equity programs. Mr. Morris will also continue to participate in the benefit programs generally provided to employees of the Company in the same manner as in his prior role with the Company.

Item 9.01.
Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d)  Exhibits.

Exhibit No.

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:  February 16, 2021 By: /s/ Timothy B. Page
    Name:  Timothy B. Page
    Title:  Interim President and Chief Executive Officer