SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
June 11, 2020 (June 9, 2020)
Date of Report (date of earliest event reported)
DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation or organization)
(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
13320 Ballantyne Corporate Place,
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Stock, par value $0.01 per share||XRAY||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
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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.
Departure of William E. Newell
On June 11, 2020, DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc. (the “Company”) announced that William E. Newell, Senior Vice President and Chief Segment Officer, will be leaving the Company on June 30, 2020 in connection with the elimination of the Chief Segment Officer position. The responsibilities of the eliminated position will be distributed among the other members of the executive team. Upon separation, Mr. Newell will receive benefits as set forth in “Estimated Payments Payable to a NEO Upon Termination or a Change in Control” for a termination without cause in the Company’s proxy statement dated April 7, 2020.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Company has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc.
|By:||/s/ Keith J. Ebling|
|Keith J. Ebling, Executive Vice President,|
|General Counsel and Secretary|
Date: June 11, 2020