SEC Form 3
FORM 3 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

INITIAL STATEMENT OF BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
FMR LLC

(Last) (First) (Middle)
82 DEVONSHIRE STREET

(Street)
BOSTON MA 02109

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)
06/27/2012
3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
EXA CORP [ EXA ]
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director X 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) X Other (specify below)
Edward C. Johnson 3d
5. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 4) 2. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned (Instr. 4) 3. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Common Stock 10,261 I by Fidelity Ventures Limited
Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 5. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Series G Convertible Preferred Stock (1) (1) Common Stock 15,894 (1) D
Series H Convertible Preferred Stock (1) (1) Common Stock 144,192 (1) D
Series A Convertible Preferred Stock (1) (1) Common Stock 285,969 (1) I by Fidelity Ventures Limited
Series B Convertible Preferred Stock (1) (1) Common Stock 185,203 (1) I by Fidelity Ventures Limited
Series C Convertible Preferred Stock (1) (1) Common Stock 149,265 (1) I by Fidelity Ventures Limited
Series G Convertible Preferred Stock (1) (1) Common Stock 410,960 (1) I by Fidelity Ventures Limited
Series H Convertible Preferred Stock (1) (1) Common Stock 2,261,097 (1) I by Fidelity Ventures Limited
Series I Convertible Preferred Stock (1) (1) Common Stock 317,492 (1) I by Fidelity Ventures Limited
Series B Convertible Preferred Stock (1) (1) Common Stock 182,203 (1) I by InfoTech Fund I LLC
Series C Convertible Preferred Stock (1) (1) Common Stock 149,266 (1) I by InfoTech Fund I LLC
Series I Convertible Preferred Stock (1) (1) Common Stock 74,172 (1) I by InfoTech Fund I LLC
Explanation of Responses:
1. All classes of Preferred Stock will convert into Common Stock immediately prior to the completion of the initial public offering of the Common Stock.
John J. Hitt, Duly authorized under Powers of Attorney, effective as of January 21, 2010, by and on behalf of FMR LLC and its direct and indirect subsidiaries and by and on behalf of Edward C. Johnson 3d. 06/28/2012
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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