VBI Vaccines Announces Results of Annual General Meeting - June 09, 2021

June 9, 2021 22:18 UTC

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- VBI Vaccines Inc. (Nasdaq: VBIV) ("VBI" or the "Company"), a biopharmaceutical company driven by immunology in the pursuit of powerful prevention and treatment of disease, today announced the voting results from its annual general meeting of shareholders held on June 9, 2021 (the "Meeting").

The total number of common shares of the Company ("Common Shares") represented by shareholders ("Shareholders") present in person or represented by proxy at the Meeting was an aggregate of 162,568,059 Common Shares, representing 63.99% of VBI's issued and outstanding Common Shares as of the record date for the Meeting, April 16, 2021.

The voting results with respect to each of the following seven director nominees, as described in the Company's proxy statement dated April 26, 2021 (the "Proxy Statement"), all of whom previously served as directors of the Company, were as follows:

Nominee

         

Votes For

         

%

         

Votes Withheld

         

%

Steven Gillis

         

78,091,255

         

94.34%

         

4,688,355

         

5.66%

Jeffrey R. Baxter

         

79,229,441

         

95.71%

         

3,550,169

         

4.29%

Damian Braga

         

79,458,608

         

95.99%

         

3,321,002

         

4.01%

Joanne Cordeiro

         

79,475,105

         

96.01%

         

3,304,506

         

3.99%

Michel De Wilde

         

79,341,497

         

95.85%

         

3,438,113

         

4.15%

Blaine H. McKee

         

81,662,697

         

98.65%

         

1,116,913

         

1.35%

Christopher McNulty

         

79,581,672

         

96.14%

         

3,197,938

         

3.86%

Each of the other matters put forward before the Shareholders for consideration and approval at the Meeting, as described in the Proxy Statement, were duly approved by the requisite number of votes. The Shareholders voted in favor of appointing EisnerAmper LLP as VBI's independent registered public accounting firm for the ensuing year and authorizing the audit committee of VBI's board of directors to fix its remuneration.

Additional information regarding the results of all matters voted upon at the Meeting may be found in the Company's SEC and SEDAR filings.

About VBI Vaccines Inc.

VBI Vaccines Inc. (“VBI”) is a biopharmaceutical company driven by immunology in the pursuit of powerful prevention and treatment of disease. Through its innovative approach to virus-like particles (“VLPs”), including a proprietary enveloped VLP (“eVLP”) platform technology, VBI develops vaccine candidates that mimic the natural presentation of viruses, designed to elicit the innate power of the human immune system. VBI is committed to targeting and overcoming significant infectious diseases, including hepatitis B, coronaviruses, and cytomegalovirus (CMV), as well as aggressive cancers including glioblastoma (GBM). VBI is headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts, with research operations in Ottawa, Canada, and a research and manufacturing site in Rehovot, Israel.

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Contacts

VBI
Nicole Anderson
Director, Corporate Communications & IR
Phone: (617) 830-3031 x124
Email: IR@vbivaccines.com

Source: VBI Vaccines Inc.

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