8-K 1 d49420d8k.htm 8-K 8-K





Washington, D.C. 20549







Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date Earliest Event Reported): March 15, 2021



ChargePoint Holdings, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Delaware   001-39004   84-1747686

(State or Other Jurisdiction

of Incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification No.)

240 East Hacienda Avenue

Campbell, CA

(Address of Principal Executive Offices)   (Zip Code)

(408) 841-4500

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)



Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:


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Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e- 4(c)) Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:


Title of each class





Name of each exchange

on which registered

Common Stock, par value $0.0001   CHPT  

New York Stock Exchange

Warrants, each whole warrant exercisable for Common Stock at an exercise price of $11.50 per share   CHPT WS  

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  ☒

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.  ☐




Item 8.01 Other Events.

ChargePoint Holdings, Inc. (the “Company” or “ChargePoint”) announced that a total of approximately 18,000,000 shares of its Common Stock will be released to eligible former equityholders of ChargePoint, Inc. pursuant to the earnout shares provisions of the Business Combination Agreement between the Company (previously named Switchback Energy Acquisition Corporation), ChargePoint, Inc. and Lightning Merger Sub Inc. dated September 23, 2020 (the “Business Combination Agreement”), as the first two Trigger Events (as defined in the Business Combination Agreement) have been met. The Trigger Events were met by virtue of the volume-weighted average closing sale price of Company Common Stock having been greater than or equal to $15.00 and $20.00 for ten (10) trading days out of twenty (20) consecutive trading days following the closing of the business combination. The holders of ChargePoint, Inc. stock (other than restricted stock), warrants and vested options as of the closing of the business combination will receive their pro rata portion of the earnout shares. These earnout shares are not subject to a lock-up agreement and may be sold publicly following receipt. A third Trigger Event will be achieved and 9 million more shares will be released if the volume-weighted average closing sale price of ChargePoint Common Stock is greater than or equal to $30.00 for ten (10) trading days within any twenty (20) consecutive trading day period prior to February 26, 2026.


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.



/s/ Rex Jackson

  Name: Rex Jackson
  Title: Chief Financial Officer

Date: March 15, 2021