UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

FORM 6-K

Report of Foreign Private Issuer Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

For the month of October 2020

Commission File Number: 001-35135

Sequans Communications S.A.
(Translation of Registrant’s name into English)

15-55 boulevard Charles de Gaulle
92700 Colombes, France
Telephone : +33 1 70 72 16 00
(Address of Principal Executive Office)

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The information in this report, furnished on Form 6-K, excluding the section titled “Q4 2020 Outlook”,
shall be incorporated by reference into each of the following Registration Statements under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, of the registrant: Form S-8 (File Nos. 333-177919, 333-180487, 333-187611, 333-194903, 333-203539, 333-211011, 333-214444 and 333-215911. 333-219430, 333-226458, 333-233473 and 333-239968).





EXPLANATORY NOTE


On October 27, 2020, Sequans Communications S.A. issued a press release announcing its financial results for the third quarter 2020 ended September 30, 2020.  A copy of the press release is attached to this Form 6-K as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference. 

Effective October 20, 2020, Sequans Communications S.A. (the “Company”) modified its organizational structure. Didier Dutronc, previously Chief Marketing Officer, will now be Executive Vice President and General Manager of the Massive IoT business and Bertrand Debray, previously Chief Operating Officer, will now be Executive Vice President and General Manager of the Broadband IoT business. Danny Kedar, previously vice president in charge of the Massive IoT business, joins the executive management team in the role of Chief Operating Officer, with the engineering, technology and operations teams reporting to him. The roles and responsibilities of the remaining members of the executive management team, the CEO, CFO and EVP Worldwide Sales, are unchanged.


EXHIBIT INDEX

The following exhibit is filed as part of this Form 6-K:
Exhibit Description
99.1 Press release dated October 27, 2020




SIGNATURES


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.
         
 
SEQUANS COMMUNICATIONS S.A.
(Registrant)
 
 
Date: October 27, 2020 By:    /s/ Deborah Choate  
    Deborah Choate   
    Chief Financial Officer