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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): July 13, 2021




(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)



Utah 0-51012 84-2528660
(State or Other Jurisdiction (Commission (I.R.S. Employer
of Incorporation) File Number) Identification No.)


181 Dante Avenue, Tuckahoe, New York 10707

(Address of Principal Executive Office) (Zip Code)



(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

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On July 13, 2021 the Registrant's Board of Directors appointed Paul Mann to serve on the Registrant's Board of Directors.

Information regarding Paul Mann follows:

Paul Mann. Mr. Mann has been appointed to the Board in order that he may contribute his expertise and experience with investment in the healthcare and biotechnology industries. Mr. Mann is the Chairman of Varian Biopharmaceuticals, which was recently acquired by the Registrant. Since 2020 Mr. Mann has been engaged as a consultant and analyst for DSAM Partners providing investment advice relating to the healthcare industry. From 2018 to 2020, Mr. Mann was employed as the Chief Financial Officer of Polarity TE, Inc. (NASDAQ: PTE), a biotechnology company. From 2011 to 2018 Mr. Mann was employed as portfolio manager or analyst by, in succession, UBS, Lodestone Natural Resources, Soros Fund Management and Highbridge Capital. Between 2000 and 2011 Mr. Mann spent 11 years as a sellside analyst at Morgan Stanley and Deutsch Bank. Mr. Mann has been a member of the Board of Directors and Chairman of the Audit Committee of Abeona Therapeutics Inc. since 2020. In 1998 Mr. Mann graduated from Cambridge University with an M.A. (Cantab) and M. Eng. after studying Natural Sciences and Chemical Engineering. He is a CFA Charterholder and is 45 years old.

The Registrant entered into a Director Agreement with Mr. Mann, which is applicable throughout his tenure on the Board. The Registrant agreed to pay Mr. Mann a fee for his service of $50,000 per year, payable at Mr. Mann's discretion in cash or common stock at market value. In addition, upon execution of the Director Agreement, the Registrant awarded 500,000 shares of restricted common stock to Mr. Mann, which will vest over a three year period of service on the Board. The award agreement provides that whenever Mr. Mann is re-elected to the Board at an annual meeting of the shareholders, the Registrant will grant him additional restricted shares equal to 0.25% of the fully diluted outstanding shares.




The Registrant also entered into a Consulting Agreement with Paul Mann, pursuant to which Mr. Mann will provide guidance to the research and development activities carried out by the Company. In compensation for those services, the Registrant issued to Mr. Mann one million (1,000,000) performance restricted share units ("PSUs"). On July 13, 2024, if the Consulting Agreement remains in force, the Registrant will issue shares of common stock in settlement of the PSUs. The number of shares to be issued will be determined on the basis of the market price for the common stock at that time or the Registrant's Market Cap at that time.





10-a Director Agreement dated July 13, 2021 between Healthtech Solutions, Inc. and Paul Mann
10-b Consulting Agreement dated July 13, 2021 between Healthtech Solutions, Inc. and Paul Mann



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.


  Healthtech Solutions, Inc.

Date: July 19, 2021



/s/ Edward Swanson

Edward Swanson, Chief Executive Officer