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): October 12, 2011
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
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|86 Morris Avenue, Summit, New
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (908) 673-9000
|(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.
Retirement of Chief Accounting Officer
On October 12, 2011, Celgene Corporation (the “Company”) announced that Andre Van Hoek, Controller and Chief Accounting Officer of the Company will retire on June 30, 2012. Mr. Van Hoek will commence the planned transition of his roles within the Company on November 15, 2011, whereupon his responsibilities as Chief Accounting Officer will be assumed by Jacqualyn A. Fouse, Chief Financial Officer.
Pursuant to the requirements of the
Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report
to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: October 14, 2011
By: /s/ Jacqualyn A.
Jacqualyn A. Fouse
Senior Vice President and
Chief Financial Officer