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): June 11, 2019
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
One Kendall Square
Building 300, Suite 201
Cambridge, MA 02139
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
Name of each exchange
on which registered
|Common Stock, $0.0001 par value per share||AVRO||Nasdaq Global Select Market|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§ 230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§ 240.12b-2 of this chapter).
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Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
On June 11, 2019, AVROBIO, Inc. (the Company) held its previously announced 2019 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the Meeting), at which a quorum was present. The proposals voted on at the Meeting and the final voting results for each proposal are as follows:
1. The Companys stockholders elected the two director nominees listed below to serve as Class I directors until the Companys 2022 annual meeting of stockholders, with the votes cast as follows:
|Votes For||Votes Withheld||Broker Non-Votes|
Christopher Paige, Ph.D.
Philip Vickers, Ph.D.
2. The Companys stockholders ratified the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the Companys independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, with the votes cast as follows:
|Votes Against||Abstentions||Broker Non-Votes|
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: June 12, 2019||By:||/s/ Geoff MacKay|
|President and Chief Executive Officer|