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Filed: 28 May 21, 4:31pm

 

 

UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

 

FORM 8-K

 

 

CURRENT REPORT

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 26, 2021

 

 

PayPal Holdings, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

 

 

Delaware 001-36859 47-2989869
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
 (Commission
File Number)
 (I.R.S. Employer
Identification No.)

2211 North First Street

San Jose, CA 95131

(Address of principal executive offices)

(408) 967-1000

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

Not Applicable

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)

 

 

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):

 

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Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))

Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:

 

Title of each class

 

Trading
Symbol(s)

 

Name of each exchange
on which registered

Common stock, $0.0001 par value per share PYPL 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 (§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 5.07. Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.

At the 2021 Annual Meeting of Stockholders of PayPal Holdings, Inc. (the “Company”) held on May 26, 2021 (the “Annual Meeting”), the stockholders:

 

 1.

Elected the 11 director nominees named in the Company’s 2021 Proxy Statement to serve as directors until the Company’s 2022 Annual Meeting of Stockholders or until their respective successors are elected and qualified;

 

 2.

Approved the advisory vote on the named executive officer compensation;

 

 3.

Ratified the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the Company’s independent auditor for 2021;

 

 4.

Did not approve the stockholder proposal titled “Stockholder Right to Act by Written Consent”; and

 

 5.

Did not approve the stockholder proposal titled “Assessing Inclusion in the Workplace”.

Set forth below are the number of votes cast for or against, the number of abstentions, percentages for each and the number of broker non-votes with respect to each matter presented at the Annual Meeting.

Proposal 1: Election of Directors:

 

Director Nominees

  

Votes

For

  

%

For

  

Votes

Against

  

%

Against

  

Abstentions

  

%

Abstentions

  

Broker

Non-Votes

Rodney C. Adkins

  812,355,160  93.83  51,076,728  5.89  2,285,657  0.26  111,992,934

Jonathan Christodoro

  851,133,925  98.31  12,770,410  1.47  1,813,210  0.20  111,992,934

John J. Donahoe

  843,491,172  97.43  19,072,625  2.20  3,153,748  0.36  111,992,934

David W. Dorman

  835,097,083  96.46  28,332,051  3.27  2,288,411  0.26  111,992,934

Belinda J. Johnson

  862,473,437  99.62  1,513,354  0.17  1,730,754  0.19  111,992,934

Gail J. McGovern

  856,752,591  98.96  6,741,987  0.77  2,222,967  0.25  111,992,934

Deborah M. Messemer

  862,460,743  99.62  1,527,895  0.17  1,728,907  0.19  111,992,934

David M. Moffett

  853,947,332  98.64  9,969,343  1.15  1,800,870  0.20  111,992,934

Ann M. Sarnoff

  862,433,649  99.62  1,545,250  0.17  1,738,646  0.20  111,992,934

Daniel H. Schulman

  862,185,669  99.59  1,795,868  0.20  1,736,008  0.20  111,992,934

Frank D. Yeary

  862,275,901  99.60  1,623,326  0.18  1,818,318  0.21  111,992,934

Each of the 11 nominees were elected to the Board, each to hold office until the Company’s 2022 Annual Meeting of Stockholders or until their respective successors are elected and qualified.

Proposal 2: Advisory Vote to Approve Named Executive Officer Compensation:

 

Votes For:

   767,702,233    88.67

Votes Against:

   94,877,691    10.95

Abstentions:

   3,137,621    0.36

Broker Non-Votes:

   111,992,934   

The proposal was approved.

Proposal 3: Ratification of the Appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the Company’s Independent Auditor for 2021:

 

Votes For:

   940,387,032    96.18

Votes Against:

   34,636,165    3.54

Abstentions:

   2,687,282    0.27

Broker Non-Votes:

   n/a   

The appointment was ratified.


Proposal 4: Stockholder Proposal: Stockholder Right to Act by Written Consent:

 

Votes For:

   377,315,143    43.58

Votes Against:

   485,894,169    56.12

Abstentions:

   2,508,233    0.28

Broker Non-Votes:

   111,992,934   

The proposal was not approved.

Proposal 5: Stockholder Proposal: Assessing Inclusion in the Workplace:

 

Votes For:

   101,314,258    11.70

Votes Against:

   750,437,498    86.68

Abstentions:

   13,965,789    1.61

Broker Non-Votes:

   111,992,934   

The proposal was not approved.


SIGNATURES

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.

 

    PayPal Holdings, Inc. 
    (Registrant) 

Date: May 28, 2021

  

  /s/ Brian Y. Yamasaki

 
    Name: Brian Y. Yamasaki 
    Title: Vice President, Corporate Legal and Secretary