SEC Filings

8-K
AVEXIS, INC. filed this Form 8-K on 06/02/2017
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Item 5.07.                                        Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.

 

On May 30, 2017, AveXis, Inc. (the “Company”) held its Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”). As of April 5, 2017, the record date for the Annual Meeting, there were 27,743,174 shares of common stock outstanding and entitled to vote. At the Annual Meeting, 23,789,219 shares, or approximately 85.7% of the eligible voting shares, were represented either in person or by proxy.

 

At the Annual Meeting, the Company’s stockholders voted on the following items:

 

1.              Proposal 1: To elect two nominees to the board of directors to hold office until the 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders and until their respective successors are elected and qualified. The following nominees were elected to the Company’s board of directors, with the voting results for each nominee as shown:

 

 

 

For

 

Withheld

 

Paul B. Manning

 

16,924,941

 

2,612,975

 

Sean P. Nolan

 

16,923,411

 

2,614,505

 

 

2.              Proposal 2: To ratify the selection by the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the independent registered public accounting firm of the Company for its fiscal year ending December 31, 2017. This proposal was approved by the votes indicated below:

 

For

 

Against

 

Abstain

 

23,783,417

 

3,173

 

2,629

 

 

2



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