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 16, 2012
UBIQUITI NETWORKS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
91 E. Tasman Drive
San Jose, California 95134
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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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
Appointment of General Counsel and Vice President of Legal Affairs
On March 19, 2012, the Board of Directors (the Board) of Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. (the Company) appointed Jessica Zhou as the Companys General Counsel and Vice President of Legal Affairs, effective as of March 19, 2012. From January 2009 to March 2012, Ms. Zhou served as General Counsel of Canadian Solar Inc., a public company listed on the NASDAQ and one of the worlds largest solar companies. Prior to that, Ms. Zhou practiced corporate and securities law at Latham & Watkins LLP and other leading international law firms. Ms. Zhou received a doctor of jurisprudence degree from the University of Wisconsin Law School and a bachelor of arts degree from Beijing University.
Departure of Chief Counsel and Assistant Secretary
Mr. Steve Hanley, the Companys current Chief Counsel and Assistant Secretary, has resigned from the Company effective as of March 16, 2012.
Discretionary Bonus Payment
On March 16, 2012, the Compensation Committee of the Board of the Company (the Committee) approved a one-time discretionary bonus grant of 5,000 RSUs (the Grant) to Mr. Ben Moore, Vice President of Business Development pursuant to the Companys Amended and Restated 2010 Equity Incentive Plan. One hundred percent (100%) of the shares subject to the Grant shall vest on December 31, 2012, provided he continues to be a service provider to the Company through such date.
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.
|UBIQUITI NETWORKS, INC.|
|Date: March 22, 2012||By:|
|Title:||Chief Financial Officer|