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): November 26, 2013
AVEO Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
650 East Kendal Street
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (617) 299-5000
(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.
(b) and (c) On November 26, 2013, David Johnston, the Companys Chief Financial Officer, provided notice to AVEO Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AVEO) of his intention to resign from the Company effective as of December 30, 2013 to pursue a new career opportunity. AVEO is in the process of commencing an external search for its next Chief Financial Officer. Effective as of December 30, 2013, Tuan Ha-Ngoc, AVEOs President and Chief Executive Officer, will assume the role of principal financial officer until a replacement Chief Financial Officer is appointed.
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.
|AVEO Pharmaceuticals, Inc.|
|Date: December 2, 2013|
|By:||/s/ Tuan Ha-Ngoc|
|President and Chief Executive Officer|