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): September 5, 2018
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300 Aragon Avenue, Suite 375
Coral Gables, FL 33134
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SECTION 5 – Corporate Governance and Management
Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
Effective September 5, 2018, we have appointed Mr. Alvaro Quintana as a member of our Board of Directors.
Alvaro Quintana has developed a carrier of more than twenty years of experience in the telecommunication industry with particular focus on regulatory affairs, strategic planning, value added services and international interconnection agreements. Before joying Etelix in year 2013 as Chief Operation Officer and Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Quintana acted between June 2004 and May 2013 as Interconnection and Value-Added Services Manager at Digitel (a mobile service provider in Venezuela, formerly a Telecom Italia Mobile subsidiary). He holds a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration and a Specialist Degree in Economics, both from the Universidad Catolica Andres Bello. He also holds a Master in Telecommunications from the EOI Business School in Spain.
We have selected Mr. Quintana to serve as a member of our Board of Directors because his long career in large telecommunications companies in the operational, financial and regulatory affairs, along with his deep knowledge of the specific nature of our business, which will we believe will enrich our analysis and decisions in the growth process and transformation of our company.
There were no arrangements or understandings between Mr. Quintana and any other persons pursuant to which he was selected as a members of our Board of Directors.
We entered into an Employment Agreement with Mr. Quintana to serve as our COO and CFO, a copy of which is attached as Exhibit 10.5 to the Current Report on Form 8-K filed with the SEC on June 28, 2018 and incorporated herein by reference. Aside from this, there are no transactions in which he has an interest requiring disclosure pursuant to Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K.
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.
/s/ Leandro Iglesias
Chief Executive Officer
Date: September 5, 2018