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): August 9, 2022
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180 Grand Avenue, 6th Floor
Oakland, California 94612
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (888) 462-7738
(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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|Class A common stock, $0.0001 par value per share|| ||MQ|| ||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
|(Nasdaq Global Select Market)|
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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 August 10, 2022, our Chief Executive Officer, Jason Gardner, announced that the Company has initiated a search process to identify the Company’s next Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Gardner will assume the role of Executive Chairman once the new Chief Executive Officer is appointed.
Resignation of Chief Operating Officer
The Company announced Vidya Peters resigned as Chief Operating Officer of the Company on August 9, 2022. Ms. Peters’ resignation as an officer of the Company is effective as of the end of the day on September 3, 2022. The Company thanks Ms. Peters for her years of service.
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.
| ||MARQETA, INC.|
|Date: August 10, 2022||/s/ Michael (Mike) Milotich|
| ||Michael (Mike) Milotich|
| ||Chief Financial Officer|