Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): April 3, 2024

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Class A Common Stock, par value $0.0000025 per share GTLB 
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1 We are a remote-only company. Accordingly, we do not maintain a headquarters. For purposes of compliance with applicable requirements of the Securities Act and Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, any stockholder communication required to be sent to our principal executive offices may be directed to the agent for service of process at Corporation Service Company, 251 Little Falls Drive, Wilmington, Delaware 19808, or to the email address:

Item 5.02.     Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officer; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

On April 3, 2024, the board of directors (the “Board”) of GitLab Inc. (the “Company”) received notice from Mark Porter of his decision to step down from the Board and as a member of the Board’s Audit Committee, respectively, effective as of April 12, 2024. Mr. Porter’s decision was not a result of a disagreement with the Company or any matter relating to its operations, policies, or practices.

The Board has appointed Godfrey Sullivan, a current member of the Board and its Lead Independent Director, to fill the vacancy left on the Audit Committee following Mr. Porter’s departure.

The Board also decreased the size of the Board from eight members to seven members, effective April 12, 2024.

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
GitLab Inc.
Dated: April 4, 2024By: /s/ Robin Schulman
  Robin Schulman
Chief Legal Officer, Head of Corporate Affairs, and Corporate Secretary