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Item 2.02 - Results of Operations and Financial Condition
The Company also announced that Michael Kourey, age 61, will succeed Mr. Losch as the
Company’s new Chief Financial Officer in early March 2021. Mr. Kourey, who has been a member of the Company’s Board of Directors since October 2015, served as the Chair of the Company’s Audit Committee until he stepped down from the committee on November 30, 2020 in connection with this transition. From January 2019 through December 1, 2020, Mr. Kourey served as the chief financial officer of Vlocity Inc., a cloud software company that was acquired by Salesforce in June 2020. From 2015 to 2018, Mr. Kourey served as the chief financial officer of Medallia, Inc., a cloud-based customer experience management company. Prior to Medallia, he served as a Partner at Khosla Ventures, a venture capital firm.
Mr. Kourey also spent over 20 years in a variety of roles at Polycom, Inc., a communications solutions company, most recently as chief financial officer. He previously served on the boards of RingCentral, Inc., Aruba Networks, Inc., Riverbed Technology, Inc. and other public and private companies. Mr. Kourey holds a Masters of Business Administration from Santa Clara University and a Bachelor of Science from University of California, Davis. Mr. Kourey plans to resign from the Company’s Board of Directors upon assumption of the Chief Financial Officer role.
In connection with his appointment as future Chief Financial Officer, the Company entered into an offer letter with Mr. Kourey which provides for, among other things,
(i) a base salary of $400,000, (ii) annual bonus eligibility with a target amount of 65% of base salary under the Company’s Amended and Restated Senior Executive Incentive Bonus Plan, (iii) a grant of restricted stock units valued at $7.0 million that vest over four years and (iv) an option to purchase shares of the Company’s Class A Common Stock valued at $7.0 million that vest over four years. Mr. Kourey will participate in the Company’s Executive Severance Plan and enter into its standard form of Indemnification Agreement with the Company.
than the offer letter, there are no arrangements or understandings between Mr. Kourey and any other persons pursuant to which he was appointed as the Chief Financial Officer of the Company. There are no family relationships between Mr. Kourey and any director, executive officer or any person nominated or chosen by the Company to become a director or executive officer. No information is required to be disclosed with respect to Mr. Kourey pursuant to Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K.
Current Company Board and Audit Committee member Shellye Archambeau has been appointed as interim Chair of the Audit Committee. Michelle Wilson, a current Company Board and former Audit Committee member, has rejoined
the Audit Committee.
On December 2, 2020, the Company posted supplemental investor materials on its investor.okta.com website. Okta uses its investor.okta.com website
as a means of disclosing material non-public information, announcing upcoming investor conferences and for complying with its disclosure obligations under Regulation FD. Accordingly, investors should monitor Okta’s investor relations website in addition to following Okta press releases, SEC filings and public conference calls and webcasts.
The information furnished in the current report on Form 8-K and in the accompanying Exhibit 99.1 shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange
Act”), or incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act regardless of any general incorporation language in such filings, unless expressly incorporated by specific reference in such filing.
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 on this 2nd day of December 2020.