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): March 13, 2019
Analog Devices, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (781) 329-4700
(State or other jurisdiction
One Technology Way, Norwood, MA
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 5.07. Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
At the 2019 Annual Meeting of Shareholders of Analog Devices, Inc. (the “Company”), held on March 13, 2019, the proposals listed below were submitted to a vote of our shareholders. The proposals are described in our definitive proxy statement for the Annual Meeting.
Proposal 1 – The election of eleven nominees to our Board of Directors each for a term expiring at the next annual meeting of shareholders.
The eleven nominees named in the definitive proxy statement were elected to serve as directors until our next annual meeting of shareholders. Information as to the vote on each director standing for election is provided below:
James A. Champy
Anantha P. Chandrakasan
Bruce R. Evans
Edward H. Frank
Karen M. Golz
Mark M. Little
Kenton J. Sicchitano
Lisa T. Su
Proposal 2 – The approval of the compensation of our named executive officers, as described in the Compensation Discussion and Analysis, executive compensation tables and accompanying narrative disclosure in our proxy statement.
The shareholders approved, on an advisory basis, the compensation of our named executive officers. The voting results were as follows:
Proposal 3 – The ratification of the selection of Ernst & Young LLP as our independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending November 2, 2019.
The shareholders ratified the Company’s selection of Ernst & Young LLP as our independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending November 2, 2019. The voting results were as follows:
Proposal 4 –Shareholder proposal relating to a diversity report.
The shareholders did not approve the shareholder proposal relating to a diversity report. The voting results were as follows:
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: March 14, 2019
ANALOG DEVICES, INC.
/s/ Margaret K. Seif
Margaret K. Seif
Chief People Officer and Chief Legal Officer