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):||June 12, 2017|
HIGHPOWER INTERNATIONAL, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)||(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
Building A1, Luoshan Industrial Zone, Shanxia, Pinghu, Longgang, Shenzhen, Guangdong, 518111, China
|Registrant’s telephone number, including area code||(86) 755-89686238|
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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 June 12, 2017, Wen Liang Li resigned as Vice President, Chief Technology Officer and Wen Wei Ma resigned as Vice President of Manufacturing of Highpower International, Inc. (the “Company”). Wen Liang Li will remain as a director of the Company. Both will continue working with the Company as either an employee or consultant.
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.
|Dated: June 13, 2017||Highpower International, Inc.|
|Its:||Chief Financial Officer|