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 12, 2012
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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Principal Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On December 12, 2012, Visa Inc. (Visa, or the Company) announced that John M. Partridge, President of Visa Inc., will retire from the Company, effective March 31, 2013. Partridge will continue serving as President, and will provide transition and related services to the Company, through the date of his retirement. The Company is prepared to effect a smooth transition of duties.
The press release issued by the Company announcing Partridges retirement is furnished herewith and attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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 12, 2012