ABNB Airbnb

Filed: 14 Dec 20, 4:15pm





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): December 14, 2020



Airbnb, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Delaware 001-39778 26-3051428

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification Number)

888 Brannan Street

San Francisco, CA 94103

(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (415) 510-4027



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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

Class A common stock, $0.0001 par value per share ABNB The Nasdaq Stock 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 5.03

Amendments to Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year.

On December 14, 2020, Airbnb, Inc. (the “Company”) filed its restated certificate of incorporation (the “Certificate of Incorporation”) with the Secretary of State of the State of Delaware and its amended and restated bylaws (the “Bylaws”) became effective in connection with the closing of the initial public offering of shares of the Company’s Class A common stock. As described in the final prospectus, dated December 9, 2020 (the “Prospectus”), relating to the Registration Statement on Form S-1 (File No. 333-250118), as amended, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on December 11, 2020, pursuant to Rule 424(b) under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, the Company’s board of directors and stockholders previously approved the amendment and restatement of these documents to be effective immediately prior to the closing of the Company’s initial public offering. A description of certain provisions of the Certificate of Incorporation and the Bylaws is set forth in the section titled “Description of Capital Stock” in the Prospectus.

The foregoing description of the Certificate of Incorporation and the Bylaws is qualified in its entirety by reference to (1) the Certificate of Incorporation filed as Exhibit 3.1 hereto and (2) the Bylaws filed as Exhibit 3.2 hereto, each of which is incorporated herein by reference.


Item 8.01

Other Events.

On December 14, 2020, the Company completed its initial public offering of 56,323,531 shares of its Class A common stock at a price to the public of $68.00 per share, 55,000,000 of which were sold by the Company and 1,323,531 of which were sold by certain selling stockholders, which includes the exercise in full by the underwriters of their option to purchase from the Company an additional 5,000,000 shares of the Company’s Class A common stock. The gross proceeds to the Company from the initial public offering were $3,740,000,000, before deducting underwriting discounts and commissions and estimated offering expenses payable by the Company. The Company did not receive any proceeds from the sale of shares of Class A common stock in the offering by the selling stockholders. 


Item 9.01

Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits.


Exhibit No.



3.1  Restated Certificate of Incorporation of Airbnb, Inc.
3.2  Amended and Restated Bylaws of Airbnb, Inc.


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.


Date: December 14, 2020  By: 

/s/ David E. Stephenson

David E. Stephenson

Chief Financial Officer