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Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): April 11, 2024

(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)

(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation or Organization)
(Commission file number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)
2710 Camino Del Sol, Oxnard, CA
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
(Zip code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (805) 981-3650

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)

Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each classTrading Symbol(s)Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, par value $0.001 per shareAVONASDAQ Global Select Market

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Item 5.07     Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
On April 11, 2024, Mission Produce, Inc. (the “Company”) held its 2024 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”), virtually on the Internet. A total of 58,224,820 shares of the Company’s common stock, representing approximately 82.18% of the 70,846,927 shares outstanding and entitled to vote as of the February 13, 2024 record date for the Annual Meeting, were represented, constituting a quorum.
Stockholders were asked to vote on four proposals set forth in our Proxy Statement dated February 22, 2024, which was filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The results of the voting at the Annual Meeting are set forth below:
Proposal 1— Election of Directors

Shares Voted
Director NomineeForWithheldBroker Non-Votes
Stephen A. Beebe40,237,617 7,811,882 10,175,321 
Jay A. Pack46,245,351 1,804,148 10,175,321 
Tony Bashir Sarsam47,937,042 112,457 10,175,321 
Proposal 2 — Advisory vote to approve the compensation of our named executive officers

Shares Voted
ForAgainstAbstainBroker Non-Votes
46,011,538 1,254,630 783,331 10,175,321
Proposal 3 — Ratification of the selection of Deloitte & Touche LLP as our independent registered public accounting firm for fiscal year 2024
Shares Voted
Proposal 4 — Approval of an amendment to the Mission Produce, Inc. Amended and Restated Certificate of Incorporation to permit the exculpation of officers as provided for under Delaware law.

Shares Voted
ForAgainstAbstainBroker Non-Votes

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.

/s/ Joanne C. Wu
Joanne C. Wu
General Counsel and Secretary
Date: April 11, 2024