SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(D)
OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): July 8, 2019
EyePoint Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
480 Pleasant Street
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (617) 926-5000
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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|Common Stock, par value $0.001||EYPT||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
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|Item 5.02.|| |
Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On July 8, 2019, David Price notified EyePoint Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (the Company) of his decision to resign as Chief Financial Officer of the Company, effective August 9, 2019, in order to accept another employment opportunity. The Company expects that Mr. Price will continue to serve as Chief Financial Officer until after the filing of the Companys Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarterly period ended June 30, 2019.
Mr. Prices decision to depart from the Company does not reflect any disagreement with the Company on any matter relating to the Companys operations, policies or practices. The Company thanks Mr. Price for his many contributions and for his willingness to continue to assist the Company to ensure a smooth transition.
The Company has initiated a search for a new Chief Financial Officer and will announce Mr. Prices successor once one has been hired.
CAUTIONARY NOTE REGARDING FORWARD LOOKING STATEMENTS
This Current Report on Form 8-K contains, or may contain, statements that are not historical facts and are therefore forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such forward-looking statements involve significant risks and uncertainties. Such statements may include, without limitation, statements with respect to the Companys plans, objectives, projections, beliefs, expectations and intentions and other statements identified by words such as expect or similar expressions. These statements are based upon the current beliefs and expectations of the Companys management and are subject to significant risks and uncertainties, including those detailed in the Companys filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Actual results may differ significantly from those set forth in the forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements involve certain risks and uncertainties that are subject to change based on various factors (many of which are beyond the Companys control). The Company does not undertake any obligation to update any forward-looking statement, except as required under applicable law.
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.
|EYEPOINT PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.|
|Date: July 11, 2019||/s/ Nancy Lurker|
|President and Chief Executive Officer|