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Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): July 8, 2022



Hyperfine, Inc.

(Exact name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)




Delaware   001-39949   98-1569027

(State or Other Jurisdiction

of Incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification No.)


351 New Whitfield Street

Guilford, Connecticut

(Address of Principal Executive Offices)     (Zip Code)

Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code: (866) 796-6767


(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





Name of each exchange

on which registered

Class A common stock, $0.0001 par value per share   HYPR   The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC

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.

Interim President and Chief Executive Officer Compensation

As previously disclosed, on June 29, 2022, the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of Hyperfine, Inc. (the “Company”) appointed R. Scott Huennekens as Interim President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company, effective as of July 29, 2022. Mr. Huennekens currently serves as Executive Chairperson of the Board.

On July 8, 2022, the Board approved the terms of compensation to be granted to Mr. Huennekens for his service as Interim President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Huennekens will be compensated in the amount of $30,000 per month, effective as of July 1, 2022, until a new President and Chief Executive Officer is duly appointed and qualified (the “Huennekens Interim Compensation”). In addition, Mr. Huennekens will continue to be entitled to an annual cash retainer fee of $50,000, an annual equity grant and the reimbursement of expenses for his service as a non-employee director in accordance with the Company’s Nonemployee Director Compensation Policy.

Termination of Consulting Agreement

In connection with the Board’s approval of the Huennekens Interim Compensation, on July 8, 2022, the Company terminated the Consulting Agreement, dated as of April 25, 2021, by and between Hyperfine Operations, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company, and Mr. Huennekens (the “Consulting Agreement”), effective June 30, 2022. Under the Consulting Agreement, Mr. Huennekens was entitled to payment of $10,000 per month for his service as Executive Chairperson.


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.




Date: July 14, 2022     By:  

/s/ Neela Paykel

      Neela Paykel

General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer and

Corporate Secretary