Shire 8-K 2013
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): February 14, 2013
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Jersey, Channel Islands
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5 Riverwalk, Citywest Business Campus, Dublin
24, Republic of Ireland
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Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
Shire plc (“Shire” or the “Company”) has announced that Sylvie Gregoire, President of Shire’s HGT business will leave Shire at the end of March after five years with the Company. Flemming Ørnskov will assume interim leadership of Shire’s HGT business from the end of March.
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.
Dated: February 14, 2013