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): December 9, 2009
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction of
Incorporation or Organization)
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|275 Technology Drive, Canonsburg, PA||15317|
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(Registrants Telephone Number, Including Area Code) (724) 746-3304
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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.|
Dr. Zoltan J. Cendes will retire from his position as Chief Technologist and General Manager of the Ansoft business of ANSYS, Inc. (ANSYS) and as an executive officer of ANSYS effective December 31, 2009. Dr. Cendes will maintain a business and collaborating relationship with ANSYS after his retirement that will enable him to continue to contribute his expertise and experience to the advancement of simulation technologies.
Dr. Cendes will also continue to serve as a member of the ANSYS, Inc. Board of Directors until the end of his current term, which expires at the 2010 annual meeting of stockholders.
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: December 15, 2009||By:|| |
/s/ SHEILA S. DINARDO
|Sheila S. DiNardo Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary|