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 6, 2015
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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.|
As previously disclosed, (i) in March 2015, Douglas K. Thede, then Senior Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer of MicroStrategy Incorporated (the Company), informed the Company of his intention to retire on December 31, 2015, (ii) in July 2015, the Company elected Phong Le to succeed Mr. Thede as its Senior Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, effective as of Mr. Les start date with the Company, and (iii) in August 2015, Mr. Le started with the Company.
On October 6, 2015, Mr. Thede informed the Company that he intends to depart the Company shortly following the filing of the Companys Form 10-Q for the third quarter of 2015. Mr. Thede will remain the Companys principal accounting officer until his departure. Upon Mr. Thedes departure, Mr. Le will assume the role of principal accounting officer.
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: October 9, 2015||MicroStrategy Incorporated|
|Name:||Jonathan F. Klein|
|Title:||President & Chief Legal Officer|