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): August 3, 2020
Horizon Therapeutics Public Limited Company
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
Connaught House, 1st Floor, 1 Burlington Road, Dublin 4, D04 C5Y6, Ireland
(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: 011-353-1-772-2100
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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
|Ordinary shares, nominal value $0.0001 per share||HZNP||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 or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
Emerging growth company ☐
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Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On August 5, 2020, Horizon Therapeutics plc issued a press release announcing its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2020. A copy of this press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
The information in this Item 2.02 and the exhibit hereto are being furnished and shall not be deemed to be “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liability of that section, nor shall they be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
As Horizon continues to grow at a rapid pace, it is expanding its leadership structure to separate the geographic oversight of its commercial operations to prepare for long-term global expansion. As of August 3, 2020, Vikram Karnani now oversees international operations as executive vice president and president, International and Daniel A. Camardo now oversees U.S. operations as executive vice president and president, U.S.
Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|99.1||Press Release of Horizon Therapeutics plc, dated August 5, 2020.|
|104||Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document).|
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.
|Date: August 5, 2020|
HORIZON THERAPEUTICS PUBLIC LIMITED COMPANY
/s/ Paul W. Hoelscher
|Paul W. Hoelscher|
|Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer|