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):
January 30, 2013
ANDINA ACQUISITION CORPORATION
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in
|(State or Other Jurisdiction
Carrera 10 No. 28-49, Torre A. Oficina
20-05, Bogota, Colombia
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
(Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed
Since Last Report)
the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant
under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)
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5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements
of Certain Officers.
January 30, 2013, Eduardo Robayo, the Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board of Directors of Andina Acquisition Corporation
(the “Company”), resigned from his position as Chief Executive Officer due to his other existing business responsibilities.
Mr. Robayo will continue to serve as a member of the Company’s Board of Directors, and serve a central role in the Company’s
activities. Also effective January 30, 2013, the Company appointed B. Luke Weil to serve as the Company’s Chief Executive
Officer to replace Mr. Robayo.
Weil, 33 years old, served as a member of the Company’s board of directors from September 2011 until March 2012.
Since 2008, Mr. Weil has been Vice President, International Business Development - Latin America for Scientific Games Corporation,
a supplier of technology-based products, systems and services to gaming markets worldwide.
From 2006 to 2008, Mr. Weil attended Columbia Business School. From January 2004 to January 2006, Mr. Weil served as an associate
of Business Strategies & Insight, a public affairs and business consulting firm. In January 2007, Mr. Weil pleaded guilty
to two counts of misdemeanor assault in connection with physical altercations that took place in 2004 and 2006. From June 2002
to December 2004, Mr. Weil served as an analyst at Bear Stearns. From September 1998 to May 2002, Mr. Weil attended Brown University.
received an B.A. from Brown University and an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School. Mr. Weil is the son of A. Lorne Weil, the Company’s
Non-Executive Chairman of the Board.
of the press release issued by the Company announcing Mr. Weil’s appointment is included as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current
Report on Form 8-K.
Item 9.01. Financial Statement
|99.1||Press Release dated January 31, 2013.|
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: January 31, 2013
| ||ANDINA ACQUISITION CORPORATION|
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|By:||/s/ B. Luke Weil|
| || Name: B. Luke Weil|
| ||Title: Chief Executive Officer|