8-K 1 form8-k_directorretirement.htm 8-K Document


 
 
 
 
 


UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
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FORM 8-K


CURRENT REPORT
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF
THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): January 29, 2019
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Power Integrations, Inc.
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
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Delaware
000-23441
94-3065014
(State or other jurisdiction
(Commission
(IRS Employer
of incorporation)
File Number)
Identification No.)
 
 
5245 Hellyer Avenue
San Jose, California 95138-1002
(Address of principal executive offices)

(408) 414-9200
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
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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 January 29, 2019, E. Floyd Kvamme and Alan D. Bickell, directors of Power Integrations, Inc. (the “Company”) notified the Company of their decisions to retire from service on the Company's Board of Directors following the completion of their current terms. Consequently, Messrs. Kvamme and Bickell will not stand for re-election to the Board of Directors at the 2019 Annual Meeting of Stockholders, which is currently anticipated to be held on May 17, 2019. Mr. Kvamme has served as a director of the Company since 1989, and served as the Company’s Chairman of the Board from April 2011 until October 2018, at which time William George was appointed as Chairman of the Board. Mr. Bickell has served as a director of the Company since 1999.






SIGNATURES
 
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.
 
Power Integrations, Inc.
 
 
 
 
By:
 /s/ Sandeep Nayyar
 
 
 
Name:
Sandeep Nayyar
 
 
Title:
Chief Financial Officer
 
 
 
 
 
 Dated:  February 4, 2019