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): March 24, 2020
THE HAIN CELESTIAL GROUP, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction|
|(Commission File Number)||(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)|
1111 Marcus Avenue, Lake Success, NY 11042
(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (516) 587-5000
Former name or former address, if changed since last report: N/A
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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, par value $.01 per share||HAIN||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).
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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 5.02||Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.|
On March 24, 2020, Priscilla Kasenchak, Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer of The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. (the “Company”), informed the Company of her intention to resign from her position with the Company, effective April 3, 2020, to pursue another opportunity. Javier Idrovo, the Company’s Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will assume the responsibilities of principal accounting officer of the Company. For biographical information regarding Mr. Idrovo, see Item 5.02 of the Company’s Current Report on Form 8-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on November 7, 2019.
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: March 27, 2020
|THE HAIN CELESTIAL GROUP, INC.|
|By:||/s/ Kristy Meringolo|
|Title:||Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary and Chief Compliance Officer|