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 27, 2021
EXACT SCIENCES CORPORATION
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
|(State or Other Jurisdiction|
5505 Endeavor Lane
Madison, WI 53719
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)(Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (608) 284-5700
(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||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Stock, $0.01 par value per share||EXAS||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
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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5.02 Departure of Directors or Principal Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Principal Officers
On April 27, 2021, the Board of Directors of Exact Sciences Corporation (the “Company”) appointed Jeffrey T. Elliott to serve as Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Elliott will continue to serve as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. In his role as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer, Mr. Elliott will lead the Company’s financial, accounting, internal audit, investor relations, IT, customer service, analytics, lab operations, manufacturing, and quality functions.
There was no change to Mr. Elliott’s compensation in connection with his appointment as Chief Operating Officer.
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.
|EXACT SCIENCES CORPORATION|
|Date: May 3, 2021||By:||/s/ D. Scott Coward|
|D. Scott Coward|
|Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Chief Administrative Officer and Secretary|