Baker Hughes Co false 0001701605 0001701605 2024-03-21 2024-03-21





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 21, 2024



Baker Hughes Company

(Exact name of registrant as specified in charter)




Delaware   1-38143   81-4403168

(State of




File No.)


(I.R.S. Employer

Identification No.)


575 N. Dairy Ashford Road, Suite 100  
Houston, Texas   77079-1121
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)   (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (713) 439-8600

(former name or former address, if changed since last report)



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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:


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Class A Common Stock, par value $0.0001 per share   BKR   The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC

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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangement of Certain Officers.

(d) Departure of Director

On March 21, 2024, Nelda J. Connors informed Baker Hughes Company (the “Company”) that she will not stand for re-election at the Company’s upcoming 2024 Annual Meeting of Shareholders (the “2024 Annual Meeting”). Ms. Connors has served as a member of the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of the Company since 2020 and currently serves as a member of the Governance & Corporate Responsibility Committee and a member of the Human Capital & Compensation Committee. Ms. Connors will continue to serve as a director and in her committee roles until the 2024 Annual Meeting. Ms. Connors’ decision not to stand for re-election at the 2024 Annual Meeting is not the result of any disagreement with the Company. The Board sincerely thanks Ms. Connors for her significant contributions to the Company and wishes her every success in her future endeavors.

Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits. 


104*    Cover Page Interactive Data File (formatted as Inline XBRL and contained in Exhibit 101)



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.


March 22, 2024     By:  

/s/ Fernando Contreras


Fernando Contreras

Vice President, Legal Governance & Corporate Secretary