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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): April 21, 2022



Singular Genomics Systems, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Delaware   001-40443   81-2948451
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
File Number)
  (IRS Employer
Identification No.)

10931 N. Torrey Pines Road, Suite #100

La Jolla, California 92037

(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)

(858) 333-7830

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)


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



Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:


Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)


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Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))

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


Title of each class




Name of each exchange
on which registered

Common Stock, par value $0.0001 per share   OMIC  

The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC

(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).

Emerging growth company

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.




Item 5.02

Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers

On April 21, 2022, David Daly, President and Chief Operating Officer of Singular Genomics Systems, Inc. (the “Company”), provided notice of his resignation from the Company to be effective on June 3, 2022 (the “Effective Date”). Mr. Daly intends to provide services through the Effective Date to assist in the transition of his duties. Drew Spaventa, the Company’s Chief Executive Officer, will assume the additional role as President of the Company on the Effective Date. The Company has no present intention to backfill the role of Chief Operating Officer.

Mr. Spaventa will not receive any additional compensation in connection with his appointment as President. Mr. Spaventa’s biography and business experience are included in the Company’s definitive proxy statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on April 14, 2022, and such information is incorporated herein by reference.


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

Dated: April 26, 2022


Singular Genomics Systems, Inc.

/s/ Dalen Meeter

  Dalen Meeter

Senior Vice President, Finance

Principal Financial Officer and Principal Accounting Officer