Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): June 13, 2019



Solid Biosciences Inc.

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)




Delaware   001-38360   90-0943402

(State or Other Jurisdiction

of Incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification No.)

141 Portland Street, Fifth Floor

Cambridge, MA 02139

(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (617) 337-4680

(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)



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


Title of each class





Name of each exchange

on which registered

Common Stock $0.001 par value per share   SLDB   The Nasdaq Global Select Market

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).

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Item 5.07

Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders

Solid Biosciences Inc. (the “Company”) held its Annual Meeting of Stockholders on June 13, 2019. The following is a summary of the matters voted on at that meeting.


           1.          The Company’s stockholders elected Robert Huffines, Adam Koppel, Sukumar Nagendran and Rajeev Shah as Class I directors to serve until the 2022 Annual Meeting of Stockholders, each director to hold office until his successor has been duly appointed and qualified. The results of the stockholders’ vote with respect to the election of such Class I directors were as follows:



Votes For


Votes Against


Votes Abstain


Broker Non-Votes

Robert Huffines

   22,809,674    570,245    21,814    4,009,677

Adam Koppel

   22,969,745    410,035    21,953    4,009,677

Sukumar Nagendran

   23,271,865    108,185    21,683    4,009,677

Rajeev Shah

   22,966,097    414,003    21,633    4,009,677


           2.          The Company’s stockholders ratified the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the current fiscal year. The results of the stockholders’ vote with respect to such ratification were as follows:


Votes For


Votes Against


Votes Abstaining


   45,295    32,218


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: June 14, 2019     By:   /s/ Jennifer Ziolkowski
      Name: Jennifer Ziolkowski
      Title: Chief Financial Officer