Sunoco 8-K 2009
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 7, 2009
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On July 7, 2009, Sunoco, Inc. (Sunoco or the Company) announced the appointment of Brian P. MacDonald as Sunocos Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective August 10, 2009. Biographical information on Mr. MacDonald is included in the press release and is incorporated by reference into this Item 5.02. Terence P. Delaney, who has been serving as Interim CFO since December 1, 2008, informed the Company on July 6, 2009, that he has elected to pursue other opportunities outside of the Company. Mr. Delaney will continue to serve as Interim CFO through the filing of the second quarter 2009 Form 10-Q, after which he will serve in a transitional role through the end of August.
On July 1, 2009, the Compensation Committee of the Board of Directors of Sunoco approved an offer letter (Offer Letter) with Mr. MacDonald, subject to his appointment as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Sunoco. The terms of the Offer Letter include the following:
A copy of the Offer Letter is attached as Exhibit 10.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
A copy of the press release announcing the appointment of Mr. MacDonald as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
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.