SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Report of Foreign Private Issuer
Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16
under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
For the month of: April 2018
Commission file number: 001-36578
BIOBLAST PHARMA LTD.
(Translation of registrant’s name into English)
PO Box 318, Tel-Aviv, Israel 6100201
(Address of principal executive offices)
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports under cover of 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 Regulations S-T Rule 101(b)(1):_____
Indicate by check mark if the registrant is submitting the Form 6-K in paper as permitted by Regulations S-T Rule 101(b)(7):_____
On April 4, 2018, the registrant received notice of the resignation of Mr. Ran Nussbaum from his position as a director of the registrant, effective immediately. Mr. Nussbaum notified the registrant that due to his many commitments to other companies, he needed to reduce the number of boards on which he served. Mr. Nussbaum does not have any disagreements with the Board, its management or the registrant’s policies.
This Periodic Report on Form 6-K is incorporated by reference into the registration statement on Form F-3 (File No. 333-206032) and the registration statements on Form S-8 (File No. 333-203114 and File No. 333-210459) of the registrant, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, to be a part thereof from the date on which this report is submitted, to the extent not superseded by documents or reports subsequently filed or furnished.
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.
|Bioblast Pharma Ltd.|
|By:||/s/ Fredric D. Price|
|Fredric D. Price|
Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Date: April 6, 2018