Greif Bros. 8-K 2015
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): December 10, 2015 (December 8, 2015)
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (740) 549-6000
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
Section 5 Corporate Governance and Management
On December 8, 2015, the Board of Directors of Greif, Inc. (the Company) elected Peter G. Watson as a director of the Company to fill a vacancy on the Board and to serve until the Companys next annual meeting of stockholders (expected to occur on March 1, 2016) and until his successor is elected and qualified.
There are no arrangements or understandings between Mr. Watson and any other person pursuant to which Mr. Watson was elected as a director of the Company. Mr. Watson is also the President and Chief Executive 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.