SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Report of Foreign Private Issuer
Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16 of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report: June 14, 2018
Commission file number 001-36028
ARDMORE SHIPPING CORPORATION
(Translation of registrant's name into English)
69 Pitts Bay Road, Ground Floor
Pembroke, HM08 Bermuda
(Address of principal executive office)
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports under cover Form 20-F or Form 40-F.
|Form 20-F||x||Form 40- F||¨|
Indicate by check mark if the registrant is submitting the Form 6-K in paper as permitted by Regulation S-T Rule 101(b)(1).
Indicate by check mark if the registrant is submitting the Form 6-K in paper as permitted by Regulation S-T Rule 101(b)(7).
Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders
Ardmore Shipping Corporation (the “Company”) held its 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders on June 12, 2018. The following persons were elected Class II Directors of the Company for a term of three years by the votes set forth opposite their names:
|Name||Votes For||Votes Withheld||Votes Against||Broker Non-Votes|
|Mr. Anthony Gurnee||26,796,273||285,220||0||0|
|Mr. Alan Robert McIlwraith||26,674,568||406,925||0||0|
The other members of the board of directors of the Company are: Class III Directors Reginald Jones, Brian Dunne and Curtis McWilliams (terms expiring at the 2019 Annual Shareholder Meeting) and Class I Directors Peter Swift and Albert Enste (terms expiring at the 2020 Annual Shareholder Meeting).
THIS REPORT ON FORM 6-K IS HEREBY INCORPORATED BY REFERENCE INTO THE FOLLOWING REGISTRATION STATEMENTS OF THE COMPANY:
|·||REGISTRATION STATEMENT ON FORM F-3 (NO. 333-203205) FILED WITH THE SEC ON APRIL 2, 2015;|
REGISTRATION STATEMENT ON FORM F-3 (NO. 333-206501) FILED WITH THE SEC ON AUGUST 21, 2015, AS AMENDED SEPTEMBER 24, 2015;
|·||REGISTRATION STATEMENT ON FORM F-3 (REGISTRATION NO. 333-213343) FILED WITH THE U.S. SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION ON AUGUST 26, 2016; AND|
|·||REGISTRATION STATEMENT ON FORM S-8 (REGISTRATION NO. 333-213344) FILED WITH THE U.S. SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION ON AUGUST 26, 2016.|
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, thereunto duly authorized.
|Date: June 14, 2018||ARDMORE SHIPPING CORPORATION|
|By:||/s/ Anthony Gurnee|
|President, Chief Executive Officer, Director|
|Principal Executive Officer|