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Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the

Securities Exchange Act 1934


Date of Report (date of earliest event reported): June 13, 2024





(Exact name of registrant as specified in charter) 


Delaware   001-39202   26-2540421

(State of Incorporation)



File No.)


(IRS Employer

Identification No.)


101 Lindenwood Drive, Suite 225
, PA 19355

(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)


(484) 875-3192

(Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code)




(Former Name or Former Address, is Changed Since Last Report) 


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Title of each class Trading Symbol(s) Name of each exchange on which
Common Stock ANVS 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 (17 CFR §230.405) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (17 CFR §240.12b-2).


Emerging growth company x


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Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.


On June 12, 2024, Annovis Bio, Inc. (the “Company”) held its 2024 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”) virtually. At the Annual Meeting, three proposals were submitted to the Company’s stockholders and all matters voted upon were approved with the required votes. The proposals are outlined below and further described in the Company’s definitive proxy statement filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.


At the Annual Meeting, a total of 7,278,396 shares of the Company’s common stock, or 66.10% of the common stock outstanding as of April 18, 2024, the record date for the Annual Meeting, were represented virtually or by proxy.


The following is a brief description of the final voting results for each of the three proposals submitted at the Annual Meeting on June 12, 2024:


1. Election of Directors


All of the following five nominees were elected to the Company’s Board of Directors, in accordance with the voting results listed below, to serve for a term of one year, until the next Annual Meeting and until their successors have been duly elected and have qualified.


Nominee  For   Withheld   Broker
Michael Hoffman   3,856,586    122,626    3,299,184 
Maria Maccecchini   3,888,261    90,951    3,299,184 
Claudine Bruck   3,827,976    151,236    3,299,184 
Reid McCarthy   3,845,664    133,548    3,299,184 
Mark White   3,825,922    153,290    3,299,184 


2. Amendment to the Company’s 2019 Equity Incentive Plan


Stockholders have approved an amendment to the Annovis Bio, Inc. 2019 Equity Incentive Plan, to add 1,000,000 shares to the Plan’s share reserve, in accordance with the voting results listed below:





For   Against   Abstain 
 3,650,762    276,575    51,875 


3. Ratification of the Company’s Independent Auditors


Stockholders ratified the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the independent auditors of the Company for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2024, in accordance with the voting results listed below.


For   Against   Abstain 
 7,214,275    48,270    15,851 







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.


  By: /s/ Maria Maccecchini
  Name: Maria Maccecchini
  Title: President and Chief Executive Officer


Dated: June 13, 2024