|TERRAFORM GLOBAL, INC. filed this Form 8-K on 12/28/2017|
In connection with the Merger, Peter Blackmore ceased to be Chairman and Interim Chief Executive Officer, Rebecca Cranna ceased to be Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer and Yana Kravtsova ceased to be Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of the Company. None of the terminations was for cause or was the result, in whole or in part, of any disagreement with the Company. Concurrently, Ruth Kent became Chief Executive Officer, Jennifer Mazin became Senior Vice President and Secretary and Julian Deschatelets became Senior Vice President of the Company.
Ms. Kent, 43, is the Chief Financial Officer of Brookfield’s European renewable power business. Ms. Kent joined Brookfield in 2014 and has held a number of senior positions in Brookfield’s renewable power business since that time. Prior to joining Brookfield, Ms. Kent was a senior executive with Bord Gais Energy (following the Merger, an affiliate of the Company) in Ireland. Ms. Kent is a Chartered Management Accountant and holds a Master of Business Administration from Henley Management College in the United Kingdom.
Ms. Mazin, 44, a Managing Partner at Brookfield, joined Brookfield in 2014 as General Counsel of Brookfield Renewable Energy Group and continues to act in that role, providing oversight of legal matters on a global basis, including transactional matters, corporate governance and public disclosure. Prior to joining Brookfield, Ms. Mazin was Assistant General Counsel at a large global mining company and worked at a leading New York-based law firm. Ms. Mazin holds a law degree from the University of Toronto and graduated from Western University.
Mr. Deschatelets, 43, is a Senior Vice President, Capital Markets, of Brookfield’s renewable power business. Mr. Deschatelets joined Brookfield in 2011 and has held a number of senior positions in Brookfield’s renewable power business since that time. Prior to joining Brookfield, Mr. Deschatelets worked at a leading Canadian financial institution. Mr. Deschatelets holds a degree in business administration from HEC Montreal.
Regulation FD Disclosure.
On December 28, 2017, the Company issued a press release announcing the consummation of the Merger. A copy of the press release is furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.1.
The information in Exhibit 99.1 shall not be deemed “filed” for the purposes of Section 18 of the Exchange Act, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that Section. The information in Exhibit 99.1 shall not be incorporated by reference into any filing or other document under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing or document.
Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements. Except for historical information contained in this Form 8-K and the press release and the presentation materials attached as an exhibit hereto, this Form 8-K and the press release and the presentation materials contain forward-looking statements which involve certain risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by these statements. Please refer to the cautionary note in the press release and the presentation materials regarding these forward-looking statements.
Financial Statement and Exhibits.