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): April 14, 2022
CARRIER GLOBAL CORPORATION
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
13995 Pasteur Boulevard
Palm Beach Gardens
(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:
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Stock ($0.01 par value)||CARR||New York Stock Exchange|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
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Section 5 - Corporate Governance and Management
Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
Carrier Global Corporation (the “Company”) held its 2022 Annual Meeting of Shareowners on April 14, 2022. As of February 22, 2022, the record date for the meeting, 853,006,593 shares of the Company’s common stock were issued and outstanding. A quorum of 764,909,769 shares of common stock was present or represented at the meeting.
Set forth below are the final voting results for each of the matters submitted to a vote of the shareowners.
1) Election of Directors. The following individuals were elected to serve as directors for a term expiring at the 2023 Annual Meeting of Shareowners or upon the election and qualification of their successors. The voting results for each of the nominees are as follows:
|Nominee||Votes For||Votes Against||Abstentions||Broker Non-Votes|
|John J. Greisch||672,555,901||22,769,506||553,366||69,030,996|
|Charles M. Holley, Jr.||684,582,193||10,735,665||560,915||69,030,996|
|Michael M. McNamara||675,059,932||20,272,482||546,359||69,030,996|
|Michael A. Todman||680,190,310||15,155,975||532,488||69,030,996|
|Virginia M. Wilson||682,419,766||12,927,523||531,484||69,030,996|
|Beth A. Wozniak||691,332,265||4,090,830||455,678||69,030,996|
2) A proposal that shareowners approve, on an advisory basis, the compensation of the Company’s named executive officers. The proposal was approved, and the voting results are as follows:
|Votes For||Votes Against||Abstentions||Broker Non-Votes|
3) A proposal to ratify the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, a firm of independent registered public accountants, to serve as the Company’s independent auditor for 2022 until the next Annual Meeting of Shareowners in 2023. The proposal was approved, and the voting results are as follows:
|Votes For||Votes Against||Abstentions|
Section 9—Financial Statements and Exhibits
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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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.
CARRIER GLOBAL CORPORATION
Date: April 15, 2022
/s/Mark G. Thompson
Mark G. Thompson
Vice President, Secretary & Deputy Legal Officer