Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): December 2, 2020



McAfee Corp.

(Exact name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)




Delaware   001-39651   84-2467341

(State or Other Jurisdiction

of Incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification No.)


6220 America Center Drive,

San Jose, CA

(Address of Principal Executive Offices)   (Zip Code)

Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code: (866) 622-3911

Not Applicable

(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


Trading Symbol(s)


Name of each exchange on which registered

Class A Common Stock, $0.001 par value    MCFE    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 Arrangements of Certain Officers.

On December 2, 2020, Ashutosh Kulkarni informed McAfee Corp. (the “Company”) of his decision to resign from his position as the Company’s Executive Vice President and Chief Product Officer, Enterprise Business Group, effective January 1, 2021. Shishir Singh, the Company’s Senior Vice President of Engineering, will assume the duties of Chief Product Officer, Enterprise Business Group, on an interim basis.

Mr. Singh joined the organization in 2014 and is currently responsible for leading the Company’s unified cloud security solutions including Web Protection, Data Protection, CASB and Network Security. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Singh has held senior engineering positions with Cisco, Cyphort, IronPort Systems, and Bluecoat, among others.


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 thereunto duly authorized.


    McAfee Corp.
Date: December 4, 2020     By:  

/s/    Venkat Bhamidipati        

      Venkat Bhamidipati
      Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (Principal Financial Officer)