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Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): July 7, 2022



Janus International Group, Inc.

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)




Delaware   001-40456   86-1476200
(State or Other Jurisdiction
of Incorporation)
File Number)
  (IRS Employer
Identification No.)

135 Janus International Blvd., Temple, GA 30179

(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)

(866) 562-2580

(Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code)

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




Name of each exchange
on which registered

Common Stock, par value $0.0001 per share   JBI   New York Stock Exchange

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).

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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 July 7, 2022, upon the recommendation of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee of the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of Janus International Group, Inc. (the “Company”), the Board appointed Heather Harding as a director on the Board and as a member of the Audit Committee of the Board, effective as of July 7, 2022. Ms. Harding will serve as a Class I director until the Company’s 2025 annual meeting of shareholders and until her successor is duly elected and qualified.

Ms. Harding is deemed to be independent in accordance with the rules of the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) and the New York Stock Exchange. Ms. Harding is also deemed to be an “audit committee financial expert” as such term is defined in Item 407(d)(5)(ii) of Regulation S-K. There are no other arrangements or understandings between Ms. Harding and any other person pursuant to which Ms. Harding was selected as a director of the Company. There are no related person transactions (within the meaning of Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K promulgated by the SEC) between Ms. Harding and the Company.

In connection with Ms. Harding’s service as a member of the Board and the Audit Committee of the Board, she will receive substantially similar compensation paid by the Company to its non-employee directors as disclosed in the Company’s 2022 Proxy Statement, filed with the SEC on May 6, 2022. Ms. Harding will be reimbursed for reasonable out-of-pocket expenses incurred in connection with attending each Board meeting and each Audit Committee meeting in accordance with the Company’s expense reimbursement policy.

Heather Harding, age 53, previously served as Chief Financial Officer of Luxfer Holdings PLC from January 1, 2018 until March 1, 2022 and will serve as an Advisor to the CEO through December 2022. Over the past 25 years, Ms. Harding has held finance leadership roles of increasing responsibility in global industrial companies. Most recently, she served as vice president, finance, for Eaton Lighting, a business unit of Eaton Corporation. Prior to that, she was vice president, finance, for various operating units within Cooper Industries and Emerson Electric. A certified public accountant, Ms. Harding received a Bachelor of Science in accounting from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale.


Item 7.01

Regulation FD Disclosure.

On July 7, 2022, the Company issued a press release announcing the appointment of Ms. Harding, a copy of which is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 hereto.

The information contained in Exhibit 99.1 hereto shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”) nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.


Item 9.01.

Financial Statement and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits.


Exhibit    Description
99.1    Press Release, dated July 7, 2022.
104    Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document).


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: July 7, 2022



/s/ Anselm Wong

Name:   Anselm Wong
Title:   Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President