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 28, 2022
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
or other jurisdiction
R. S. Employer|
400 Spectrum Center Drive
Irvine, CA 92618
(Address of principal executive offices, including ZIP code)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
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|Ordinary Shares, $0.01 par value||GAN||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
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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.
On December 28, 2022, GAN Limited (the “Company”) entered into a separation and release agreement (the “Separation Agreement”) with Karen E. Flores, the Company’s former Chief Financial Officer. As previously reported by the Company, Ms. Flores resigned from her position effective November 25, 2022.
Under the terms of the Separation Agreement, in exchange for a general release of claims and subject to compliance with the terms of the Separation Agreement, Ms. Flores is entitled to (i) a lump sum payment of $300,000, (ii) restricted stock units with a deemed value of $225,000, which stock units will immediately vest upon expiration of the revocation period (as defined in the agreement), (iii) vesting of the 127,119 restricted stock units issued to Ms. Flores in March of 2022, also upon expiration of the revocation period, and (iv) a three-year extension of the exercise period for certain outstanding options. Under certain circumstances, the Company is obligated to make certain additional payments in the event the value of the stock underlying the RSUs is less than a specified amount on the date of sale by Ms. Flores.
In addition, the Separation Agreement provides that Ms. Flores will provide financial consulting services to the Company beginning on the date of the Agreement through March 31, 2023 for consideration of $225,000, payable in three equal monthly installments.
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 4, 2023||By:||/s/ Sylvia Tiscareño|
|Chief Legal Officer & Corporate Secretary|