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UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

 

FORM 8-K

 

 

CURRENT REPORT

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

May 19, 2021

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)

 

 

 

ADVANCED MICRO DEVICES, INC.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

 

 

Delaware   001-07882   94-1692300

(State

of Incorporation)

 

(Commission

File Number)

 

(IRS Employer

Identification Number)

2485 Augustine Drive

Santa Clara, California 95054

(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)

(408) 749-4000

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

N/A

(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)

 

 

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:

 

 

Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)

 

 

Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)

 

 

Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))

 

 

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

 

Trading

Symbol(s)

 

Name of each exchange

on which registered

Common Stock, $0.01 par value   AMD   The Nasdaq Global Select 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). 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 5.07

Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.

On May 19, 2021, Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (the “Company”) held its 2021 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”). At the Annual Meeting, the Company’s stockholders voted in favor for all of the following three proposals, each of which is described in detail in the Company’s definitive proxy statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 31, 2021 (the “Proxy”):

Proposal No. 1: Election of Directors. The following individuals were elected to the Company’s Board of Directors:

 

     For    Against    Abstain    Broker Non-votes

John E. Caldwell

   672,550,452    59,799,551    4,988,106    195,877,964

Nora M. Denzel

   712,141,091    20,236,079    4,960,939    195,877,964

Mark Durcan

   708,724,738    23,621,163    4,992,208    195,877,964

Michael P. Gregoire

   713,800,755    18,513,699    5,023,655    195,877,964

Joseph A. Householder

   712,643,505    19,679,116    5,015,488    195,877,964

John W. Marren

   713,797,334    18,514,991    5,025,784    195,877,964

Lisa T. Su

   731,498,692    1,760,766    4,078,651    195,877,964

Abhi Y. Talwalkar

   580,956,548    151,384,801    4,996,760    195,877,964

Proposal No. 2: Ratification of the Appointment of the Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm. The Company’s stockholders ratified the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 25, 2021.

 

For

 

Against

 

Abstain

895,240,896   36,099,859   1,875,318

Proposal No. 3: Approval on a Non-Binding, Advisory Basis of the Compensation of the Company’s Named Executive Officers (“Say-on-Pay”). The Company’s stockholders approved, on a non-binding basis, the compensation of the Company’s named executive officers as disclosed in the Proxy.

 

For

 

Against

 

Abstain

 

Broker Non-Votes

698,397,619   36,759,102   2,181,388   195,877,964


SIGNATURES

Pursuant to the requirements of the Exchange Act, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

 

  Date: May 21, 2021

    ADVANCED MICRO DEVICES, INC.
    By:  

/s/ Harry A. Wolin

    Name:   Harry A. Wolin
    Title:  

Senior Vice President, General

Counsel and Corporate Secretary