EMPIRE STATE REALTY TRUST, INC. (NYSE:ESRT) Files An 8-K Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers
Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On May 21, 2019, Empire State Realty Trust, Inc. (the Company) announced that David A. Karp will be stepping down from his role as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer with each of the Company and Empire State Realty OP, L.P. (the Operating Partnership) for personal reasons, effective August 1, 2019. In accordance with the Companys bylaws, Andrew J. Prentice, Chief Accounting Officer and Treasurer, will serve as acting chief financial officer of the Company and of the Operating Partnership while the Company conducts a search for a permanent successor. The press release is filed as exhibit 99.1.
Mr. Karps departure is not the result of any disagreement with the Company or the Operating Partnership on any subject, including their operations, policies or practices.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|99.1||Press release dated May 21, 2019|