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): June 7, 2018
SEALED AIR CORPORATION
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
|(State or Other
Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
2415 Cascade Pointe Boulevard
Charlotte, North Carolina
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code: 980-221-3235
(Former Name or Former Address, If Changed Since Last Report)
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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.|
Effective as of June 7, 2018, the Board of Directors of Sealed Air Corporation (the Company) appointed William G. Stiehl as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Company and Michael Leon as Chief Accounting Officer and Controller of the Company. In connection with Mr. Stiehls appointment, the Organization and Compensation Committee of the Board of Directors of the Corporation has approved a grant of a one-time award of 1,731 shares of restricted stock to Mr. Stiehl, which will vest in one-third increments on the first, second and third anniversaries of the grant date.
Mr. Stiehl, 56, has served as the Companys Acting Chief Financial Officer since October 31, 2017, and has been the Companys Chief Accounting Officer and Controller since January 2013. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Stiehl was Vice President of Finance and Controller of the Aerostructures business unit of United Technologies Corporation from July 2012 through December 2012. Mr. Stiehl worked at Goodrich Corporation from 2006 through 2012. Mr. Stiehl also served as Senior Audit Manager with Deloitte and has worked in various accounting and finance positions for over twenty-five years with increasing levels of responsibilities.
Mr. Leon, 37, has served as the Companys Assistant Corporate Controller since December 2014. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Leon held various accounting and finance positions with increasing levels of responsibilities at a Big 4 public accounting firm and at several diversified global manufacturing companies, including SPX Corporation from November 2012 to December 2014, United Technologies Corporation from July 2012 to November 2012 and Goodrich Corporation from October 2006 to July 2012. He has extensive financial and accounting experience, including financial reporting, financial planning and analysis, mergers and acquisitions, and internal audit, among others.
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.
|SEALED AIR CORPORATION|
/s/ Thomas C. Lagaly
|Thomas C. Lagaly|
|Vice President, Acting General Counsel & Secretary|
Dated: June 7, 2018