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)
July 6, 2021
Codiak BioSciences, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation or organization)
|(Commission File Number)||(I.R.S. Employer Identification Number)|
35 CambridgePark Drive, Suite 500
Cambridge, MA 02140
(Address of principal executive offices and zip code)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
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Title of each class
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|Common Stock, par value $0.0001 per share||CDAK||Nasdaq Global Market|
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(b) On July 6, 2021, Benny Sorensen, M.D., Ph.D. resigned from his position as the Senior Vice President, Strategic Projects of Codiak BioSciences, Inc. (the “Company”) to become CEO of a privately held biotech company focused on rare bleeding and thrombosis disorders. Dr. Sorensen has been appointed to the Company’s Scientific Advisory Board and will serve in a consultant role for the Company. The decision by Dr. Sorensen was not the result of any disagreement with 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: July 6, 2021|
Codiak BioSciences, Inc.
/s/ Douglas E. Williams
Douglas E. Williams, Ph.D.
Chief Executive Officer and President