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 1, 2019
CLEARSIGN COMBUSTION CORPORATION
(Exact name of registrant as specified in Charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
incorporation or organization)
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12870 Interurban Avenue South
Seattle, Washington 98168
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
(Issuer Telephone number)
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|Item 5.02||Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.|
On January 30, 2019, ClearSign Combustion Corporation (the “Company”) filed a Current Report on Form 8-K (the “Current Report”) announcing the appointment of Dr. Colin James Deller as its President. As disclosed in the Current Report, Dr. Deller was to transition to Chief Executive Officer on April 1, 2019. Therefore, on April 1, 2019 and in accordance with this plan, Robert T. Hoffman resigned as interim Chief Executive Officer of the Company and Dr. Deller was appointed as the Company’s Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Hoffman remains Chairperson of the Board of Directors.
Information regarding Dr. Deller, age 51, is incorporated herein by reference from Item 5.02 of the Current Report.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this Current Report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Dated: April 2, 2019
|CLEARSIGN COMBUSTION CORPORATION|
|By:||/s/ Brian G Fike|
|Brian G Fike|
|Interim Chief Financial Office|