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): March 8, 2021
HUDSON GLOBAL, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction|
53 Forest Avenue, Suite 102
Old Greenwich, CT 06870
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
Registrant's telephone number, including area code (203) 409-5628
(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|
|Common Stock, $0.001 par value||HSON||The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC|
|Preferred Share Purchase Rights||The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC|
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Item 5.02Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On March 8, 2021, the Compensation Committee (the “Committee”) of the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of Hudson Global, Inc. (the “Company”) approved an incentive compensation plan (the “2021 CEO/CFO Incentive Compensation Plan”) for the Company’s Chief Executive Officer, Jeffrey E. Eberwein, and Chief Financial Officer, Matthew K. Diamond, for the year ending December 31, 2021. The 2021 CEO/CFO Incentive Compensation Plan is designed to award such officers for achieving certain corporate objectives and provides for both equity and cash incentive opportunities. Pursuant to the 2021 CEO/CFO Incentive Compensation Plan, the Committee set the target cash opportunity at $100,000 and $78,750, respectively, and the target restricted stock unit opportunity at $470,000 and 8,000 shares, respectively. Payouts under the 2021 CEO/CFO Incentive Compensation Plan will be based upon whether the Company in 2021 achieves EBITDA exceeding certain specified amounts. The Committee also approved the 2021 Incentive Compensation Plan for other executives of the Company, which is designed to award such executive for achieving certain group and division objectives and provides for both equity and cash incentive opportunities.
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.
|HUDSON GLOBAL, INC.|
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|By:||/s/ JEFFREY E. EBERWEIN|
| ||Jeffrey E. Eberwein|
| ||Chief Executive Officer|
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| ||Dated:||March 11, 2021|