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): May 14, 2020
UNUM THERAPEUTICS INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
|200 Cambridge Park Drive, Suite 3100|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code (617) 945-5576
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Common stock, $0.001 Par Value||UMRX||The Nasdaq Global Select Market|
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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 May 14, 2020, Unum Therapeutics Inc. (the Company) terminated the employment of Matthew Osborne, the Companys Chief Financial Officer, effective as of May 29, 2020. Mr. Osbornes separation from the Company constitutes a termination without cause as defined in that certain Employment Agreement, dated as of June 17, 2019, between the Company and Mr. Osborne filed as Exhibit 10.2 to the Companys Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q filed August 12, 2019. Mr. Osbornes termination did not result from a disagreement with the Company on any matter relating to the Companys operations, policies or practices, including its controls or financial related matters. Mr. Osbornes termination is in connection with the Companys decision to enter into a strategic process with Ladenburg Thalmann & Co. and the Companys continuing efforts to conserve resources.
On May 14, 2020, the Board of Directors of the Company appointed John Green as the principal financial officer of the Company, effective as of the date of Mr. Osbornes termination of employment. Mr. Green currently serves as the principal accounting officer and Vice President of Finance and Controller of the Company and will continue in those roles while serving as the principal financial officer of 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.
|Date: May 15, 2020||UNUM THERAPEUTICS INC.|
|Charles Wilson, Ph.D.|
|Chief Executive Officer and President|