TIBCO Software 8-K 2009
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
January 8, 2009
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
TIBCO Software Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
3303 Hillview Avenue
Palo Alto, California 94304-1213
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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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
(b) On January 8, 2009, Christopher Ahlberg announced his resignation as Executive Vice President, President Spotfire Division of TIBCO Software Inc. (the Company) effective on March 1, 2009.
(c) On January 14, 2009, the Company announced the appointment of Murray D. Rode, the Companys Executive Vice President, Strategic Operations and Chief Financial Officer, to the position of Chief Operating Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Rode, age 44, joined the Company in February 1995 and has served as its Executive Vice President, Strategic Operations and Chief Financial Officer since October 2005. Mr. Rodes salary and bonus opportunity are not changed at this time.
The Company also announced the appointment of Sydney Carey, the Companys Senior Vice President, Finance and Corporate Controller, to the position of Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective immediately. Ms. Carey, age 44, joined the Company in January 2004. From February 2002 to January 2004, Ms. Carey was Chief Financial Officer of Vernier Networks. From December 2000 until February 2002, Ms. Carey was Chief Financial Officer of Pacific Broadband Communications. In connection with the appointment, Ms. Careys annual salary will be increased to $300,000 and she will continue to participate in the Companys Executive Incentive Compensation Plan.
The text of the press released entitled TIBCO Software Announces Management Changes is filed herewith as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits
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: January 14, 2009