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5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements
of Certain Officers.
July 28, 2016, the Board of Directors of FTE Networks, Inc. (the “Company”) approved the appointment of Lynn Martin
as the Company’s Chief Operating Officer commencing on September 27, 2016 and has replaced John Wood who will transition
into a new role supporting the Company’s Government Affairs strategy.
to joining FTE, Lynn was head of the communications, software, and technology division of Nexius where he was responsible for
growing the business by delivering end-to-end network solutions for emerging technologies, such as Open Source/NFV/SDN and infrastructure
services that provided relevant value to customers and helped them to optimize their businesses. In addition to leading the software
and technology teams, he created several new business offerings in Engineering, Fiber and Open Source development where he joined
efforts with Open Compute Project and Telecom Infra Project communities both founded by Facebook to provide new network architectures
and solutions with greater simplicity and efficiency. Before Nexius, Martin served as Executive Director of Telcordia Technologies,
where he ran the company’s next generation software product line, was a senior strategist in Accenture’s Network Practice,
and spent over a decade at Level 3 Communications at VP of Operational Integration and Process Management.
9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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.
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September 27, 2016