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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): September 14, 2022
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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.
Departure of Director
On September 14, 2022, Amy Chang resigned as a member of the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of Marqeta, Inc. (the “Company”). Ms. Chang served on the Nomination and Governance Committee of the Board. Ms. Chang’s resignation as a director was not the result of any disagreement with the Company on any matter relating to the Company’s operations, policies or practices.
Election of Director
On September 14, 2022, the Board appointed Srikiran (Kiran) Prasad to serve as a Class III member of the Board. He was also appointed to the Compensation Committee of the Board.
There are no arrangements or understandings between Mr. Prasad and any other person, in each case, pursuant to which Mr. Prasad was appointed to serve on the Board. There are no family relationships between Mr. Prasad and any other director or executive officer of the Company and there have been no transactions between Mr. Prasad and the Company in the last fiscal year, and none are currently proposed, that would require disclosure under Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K.
As a non-employee director, Mr. Prasad will be compensated for his services in accordance with the Company’s Non-Employee Director Compensation Policy, which is filed as Exhibit 10.7 to the Company’s Annual Report on Form 10-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) on March 11, 2022, and is discussed in the Company’s Proxy Statement filed with the SEC on April 25, 2022. In accordance with the Company’s customary practice, the Company will also enter into its standard form of indemnification agreement with Mr. Prasad, which agreement is filed as Exhibit 10.1 to the Company’s Registration Statement on Form S-1/A (File No. 333-256154) filed with the SEC on June 1, 2021.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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|104||Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document).|
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: September 14, 2022||/s/ Michael (Mike) Milotich|
| ||Michael (Mike) Milotich|
| ||Chief Financial Officer|