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Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) June 5, 2012
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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.|
Resignation of Pamela Strayer
On June 5, 2012 Pamela Strayer informed Autodesk, Inc. (Autodesk or the Company) of her intention to resign as Vice President Finance, Principal Accounting Officer, effective Friday, June 22, 2012. Mark Hawkins, the Companys Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, was named as Principal Accounting Officer by the Board of Directors on June 7, 2012.
|Item 5.07.||Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.|
At the Annual Meeting of Stockholders of Autodesk held on June 7, 2012 (the Annual Meeting), the stockholders of Autodesk elected the following individuals to the Board of Directors. Each Director will serve for the ensuing year and until their successors are duly elected and qualified.
|Votes For||Votes Against||Abstentions*||Broker Non
Crawford W. Beveridge
J. Hallam Dawson
Mary T. McDowell
Lorrie M. Norrington
Charles J. Robel
Stacy J. Smith
Steven M. West
|*||Abstentions and broker non-votes do not affect the outcome of the election.|
In addition, the following proposals were voted on and approved at our Annual Meeting.
|Votes For||Votes Against||Abstentions||Broker Non Votes|
Proposal to ratify the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the Companys independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending January 31, 2013
Proposal to approve, on a non-binding advisory basis, the compensation of the Companys named executive officers as described in the proxy statement.
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.
Pascal W. Di Fronzo
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and
Date: June 8, 2012