NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) today announced that CEO Mike Gregoire has been elected as chairman of its board of directors. Former chairman Art Weinbach retired from the board of directors earlier today, at the CA Technologies 2018 annual meeting of stockholders. Additionally, the CA board of directors designated Rohit Kapoor to serve as the lead independent director of the board of directors.
"Over the past five years, Mike’s deep commitment to delivering stockholder value has been an invaluable asset to our board and to our business," said Art Weinbach, former chairman, CA Technologies. "I am extremely pleased that Mike has been chosen to lead our board."
Gregoire joined CA Technologies in 2013. Under his direction, CA accelerated its software leadership, with innovative offerings, a renewed brand and strengthened market presence. He has invested in developing, retaining, and hiring talent; and has built a winning team focused on the success of CA customers in today’s rapidly changing technological landscape.
As previously announced, on July 11, 2018, CA Technologies entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Broadcom Inc. Subject to customary closing conditions, the transaction is expected to close in the fourth calendar quarter of 2018.
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This communication is being made in respect of the proposed transaction involving CA, Inc. and Broadcom Inc. In connection with the proposed transaction, CA intends to file relevant materials with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”), including a proxy statement on Schedule 14A. Promptly after filing its definitive proxy statement with the SEC, CA will mail the definitive proxy statement and a proxy card to each stockholder of CA entitled to vote at the special meeting relating to the proposed transaction. This communication is not a substitute for the proxy statement or any other document that CA may file with the SEC or send to its stockholders in connection with the proposed transaction. BEFORE MAKING ANY VOTING DECISION, STOCKHOLDERS OF CA ARE URGED TO READ THESE MATERIALS (INCLUDING ANY AMENDMENTS OR SUPPLEMENTS THERETO) AND ANY OTHER RELEVANT DOCUMENTS IN CONNECTION WITH THE PROPOSED TRANSACTION THAT CA WILL FILE WITH THE SEC WHEN THEY BECOME AVAILABLE BECAUSE THEY WILL CONTAIN IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT CA AND THE PROPOSED TRANSACTION. The definitive proxy statement and other relevant materials in connection with the proposed transaction (when they become available), and any other documents filed by CA with the SEC, may be obtained free of charge at the SEC’s website (http://www.sec.gov) or at CA’s website (http://www.ca.com) or by contacting CA’s Investor Relations at email@example.com.
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