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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): March 31, 2021
StarTek, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
of Incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer
Identification No.)
Carrara Place
4th Floor Suite 485
6200 South Syracuse Way
Greenwood Village, Colorado 80111
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
(303) 262-4500
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
(Former name, former address and former fiscal year, if changed since last report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
Trading Symbol(s)
Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, $0.01 par value
New York Stock Exchange, Inc.
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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.
On March 31, 2021, Rajiv Ahuja gave notice of his intention to resign from his position as President of StarTek, Inc. (the “Company”). Mr. Ahuja indicated to the Company that he intends to retire from ongoing full-time professional activities. Mr. Ahuja’s resignation is effective as of April 6, 2021.
Also on March 31, 2021, Mr. Ahuja entered into a Separation Agreement and General Release (the “Separation Agreement”), which addresses the payments and benefits to which Mr. Ahuja is entitled in connection with his resignation. Under the terms and conditions of the Separation Agreement, Mr. Ahuja is entitled to receive a payment of INR 67.98 million (approximately $927,530) in connection with his separation from service. The Separation Agreement contains a general release of any claims Mr. Ahuja may have relating to his employment. In addition, the Separation Agreement contains customary confidentiality and non-disparagement provisions, as well a covenant not to hire, solicit or engage with employees and customers for a period of 24 months.
The foregoing summary of the Separation Agreement does not purport to be complete and is subject to, and qualified in its entirety by the full text of the Separation Agreement, which is attached hereto as Exhibit 10.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Exhibit Number
Exhibit Description
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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.
Date: April 5, 2021
/s/ Aparup Sengupta
Aparup Sengupta
Global Chief Executive Officer
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Exhibit 10.1