8-K 1 d367095d8k.htm FORM 8-K Form 8-K





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):

June 14, 2012 (June 9, 2012)




(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Delaware   001-35213   51-0652233

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification No.)

13001 Bay Park Road, Pasadena, Texas 77507

(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (281) 694-8700


(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.

Due to the demands of other business commitments, Jagdeep Singh Bachher, Ph.D., has resigned from the Board of Directors of KiOR, Inc. (the “Company”) and all other positions with the Company, effective as of June 9, 2012. Dr. Bachher’s resignation is not due to any disagreement with the Company on any matter related to the Company’s operations, policies or practices. The Company thanks Dr. Bachher for his invaluable services and contribution to the Company.


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.


     KiOR, INC.
Date: June 14, 2012    By:    /s/ Christopher A. Artzer


      Christopher A. Artzer
      Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary