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): April 30, 2018
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(State or Other Jurisdiction
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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.
(b) On April 30, 2018, in connection with his resignation from his position as Chief Executive Officer of WhatsApp Inc., Jan Koum informed Facebook, Inc. (the Company) that he will not stand for re-election to the Board of Directors of the Company at the Companys 2018 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the 2018 Annual Meeting). The Company will file a supplement to its proxy statement for the 2018 Annual Meeting to reflect the changes described in this Current Report on Form 8-K.
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: May 1, 2018||By:||/s/ David Kling|
|Name: David Kling|
Title: Vice President, Deputy General Counsel and Secretary