8-K 1 d473910d8k.htm 8-K 8-K





Washington, DC 20549







Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 12, 2021



Larimar Therapeutics, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Delaware   001-36510   20-3857670
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)


File Number)


(I.R.S. Employer

Identification No.)

Three Bala Plaza East, Suite 506

Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania

(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (844) 511-9056

(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





Name of each exchange

on which registered

Common Stock, par value $0.001 per share   LRMR   Nasdaq Global Market

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).

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Item 5.07

Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.

On May 12, 2021, Larimar Therapeutics, Inc. (the “Company”) held its 2021 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”) virtually. As of April 1, 2021, the record date for the Annual Meeting, there were 15,367,730 outstanding shares of the Company’s common stock entitled to vote at the Annual Meeting. The following is a brief description of the final voting results for each of the proposals submitted to a vote of the stockholders at the Annual Meeting, which are described in detail in the Company’s definitive proxy statement for the Annual Meeting, filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on April 14, 2021.

Proposal 1 – Election of Class I Directors. Each of Jonathan Leff and Peter Barrett, Ph.D. were elected to the Board of Directors as Class I directors to serve until the Company’s 2024 Annual Meeting of Stockholders and until their successors, if any, are duly elected and qualified or appointed, or their earlier death, resignation, or removal, as follows:



   Votes For      Votes Against      Abstentions      Broker Non-Votes  

Jonathan Leff

     9,119,247        2,479,981        1,199        2,165,475  

Peter Barrett, Ph.D.

     9,143,849        2,455,379        1,199        2,165,475  

Proposal 2 – Approval, on an advisory basis, of the compensation of the Company’s named executive officers in 2020. The stockholders approved, on an advisory basis, the compensation of the Company’s named executive officers in 2020, as follows:


Votes For

  Votes Against     Abstentions     Broker Non-Votes  
11,569,538     29,764       1,125       2,165,475  

Proposal 3 – Ratification of Independent Registered Public Accountants. The appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the 2021 fiscal year was ratified, as follows:


Votes For

  Votes Against     Abstentions     Broker Non-Votes  
13,762,719     2,299       884       N/A  


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.


Larimar Therapeutics, Inc.
By:   /s/ Carole S. Ben-Maimon, M.D.
Name:   Carole S. Ben-Maimon, M.D.
Title:   President and Chief Executive Officer

Date: May 17, 2021