NUVEEN Nuveen Global Cities REIT

Filed: 10 May 21, 10:52am












Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 6, 2021




Nuveen Global Cities REIT, Inc.

(Exact name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)




Maryland 000-56273 82-1419222

(State or Other Jurisdiction

of Incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification No.)


730 Third Avenue, 3rd Floor

New York, NY

(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)

Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code: (212) 490-9000

Not Applicable

(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)



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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act: None.

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Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.

On May 6, 2021, Nuveen Global Cities REIT, Inc. (the “Company”) held its 2021 annual meeting of stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”). Stockholders representing 30,757,033 shares, or 66.90% of the outstanding shares of the Company’s common stock, $0.01 par value per share, as of March 23, 2021, were present in person or were represented at the Annual Meeting by proxy.

The purpose of the Annual Meeting was to consider and vote upon the following two proposals:



To elect seven individuals to the board of directors for the ensuing year and until their respective successors are elected and qualify; and



To ratify the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the Company’s independent public registered accounting firm for the year ending December 31, 2021.

At the Annual Meeting, the stockholders elected all seven director nominees and ratified the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. The votes cast with respect to each proposal were as follows:


   Votes For   Votes

Proposal 1: Election of Directors


Michael J.L. Sales

   30,737,730.122    19,303.061 

Michael A. Perry

   30,737,730.122    19,303.061 

John L. MacCarthy

   30,737,730.122    19,303.061 

Donna Brandin

   30,742,130.137    14,903.046 

John R. Chandler

   30,737,730.122    19,303.061 

Steven R. Hash

   30,737,730.122    19,303.061 

Robert E. Parsons, Jr.

   30,735,903.638    21,129.545 


   Votes For   Votes

Proposal 2: Ratification of Appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

   30,736,913.135    2,822.915    17,297.133 


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 thereunto duly authorized.


  Nuveen Global Cities REIT, Inc.
Date: May 10, 2021  By: 

/s/ James E. Sinople


James E. Sinople

Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer