Akero Therapeutics (AKRO)

Data from SEC filings
Employee count
ESG framework mentions
In last year of SEC filings
Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB)
No mentions
Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)
No mentions
Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD)
No mentions
UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
No mentions
Shareholder alignment
Proxy contests and exempt solicitations in last 3 years

No recent proxy contest or exempt solicitation filings from shareholders.

Vote support at last AGM

Akero Therapeutics, Inc. (the “Company”) held its Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”) on June 1, 2021. As of April 5, 2021, the record date for the Annual Meeting, there were 34,820,319 outstanding shares of the Company’s common stock. The Company’s stockholders voted on the following matters, which are described in detail in the Company’s Definitive Proxy Statement filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) on April 27, 2021: (i) to elect three directors, Seth L. Harrison, M.D., Graham Walmsley, M.D., Ph.D., and Yuan Xu, Ph.D., as Class II directors of the Company to each serve for a three-year term expiring at the Company’s annual meeting of stockholders in 2024 and until their successors have been duly elected and qualified, subject to their earlier death, resignation or removal (“Proposal 1”) and (ii) to ratify the appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2021 (“Proposal 2”).

The Company’s stockholders approved the Class II director nominees recommended for election in Proposal 1 at the Annual Meeting. The Company’s stockholders voted for Class II directors as follows:

Class II Director NomineeForWithheldBroker Non-Votes
Seth L. Harrison, M.D.21,800,9124,780,4575,298,544
Graham Walmsley, M.D., Ph.D.21,775,4834,805,8865,298,544
Yuan Xu, Ph.D.26,548,43532,9345,298,544

The Company’s stockholders approved to ratify the appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP in Proposal 2. The votes cast at the Annual Meeting were as follows:


No other matters were submitted to or voted on by the Company’s stockholders at the Annual Meeting.

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