LNG Cheniere Energy

Filed: 13 Aug 21, 8:36am

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): August 11, 2021
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)(Commission File Number)(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
700 Milam Street, Suite 1900
Houston, Texas 77002
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
(713) 375-5000
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
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Common Stock, $0.003 par valueLNGNYSE American
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Item 5.02    Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

On August 11, 2021, Cheniere Energy, Inc. (the “Company”) and Jack A. Fusco, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company, entered into an amendment (the “Amendment”) to the existing employment agreement between the Company and Mr. Fusco, as previously amended on August 15, 2019 (the “Employment Agreement”).

The Amendment extended the term of Mr. Fusco’s Employment Agreement from December 31, 2022 to March 31, 2024, and provided that the term will be extended automatically for consecutive periods of one year thereafter unless either party provides notice in accordance with the terms of the Amendment. The Amendment also provides that, if Mr. Fusco remains employed through the end of the term of the Employment Agreement following a notice of its nonrenewal, and, at the time that Mr. Fusco’s relationship with the Company concludes none of the conditions constituting “cause” exist, (i) Mr. Fusco will be eligible for a pro-rated bonus for the fiscal year of termination based on actual performance, and (ii) the Company will reimburse Mr. Fusco for COBRA premiums for himself and his dependents for up to 18-months following his termination date.

A copy of the Amendment is attached hereto as Exhibit 10.1 and is incorporated herein by reference. The foregoing description of the Amendment does not purport to be complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the full text of the Amendment.

Item 9.01    Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits
Exhibit No.Description
104Cover 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.
Dated:August 13, 2021By:/s/ Zach Davis
Name:Zach Davis
Title:Senior Vice President and
Chief Financial Officer