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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Principal Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers
August 8, 2022, the Board of Directors of Vertiv Holdings Co (the “Company”) increased the authorized number of directors on the Board from nine (9) to ten (10) and appointed Jakki Haussler to the Board. Ms. Haussler will serve on the Audit Committee of the Board.
There are no arrangements or understandings between Ms. Haussler and any other person pursuant to which Ms. Haussler was selected as a director. In addition, there are no transactions in which Ms. Haussler has an interest that would require disclosure under Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K.
Ms. Haussler will receive compensation for her service on the Board and the Audit Committee pursuant to the Company’s Director Compensation Policy. In addition,
as a non-employee director, Ms. Haussler will receive an annual equity grant consisting of stock options with four-year annual ratable vesting.