SEC FORM 3 SEC Form 3
FORM 3 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

INITIAL STATEMENT OF BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Baack Sara

(Last) (First) (Middle)
C/O EQUINIX, INC.
ONE LAGOON DRIVE

(Street)
REDWOOD CITY CA 94065

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)
11/01/2019
3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
EQUINIX INC [ EQIX ]
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
Chief Product Officer
5. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 4) 2. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned (Instr. 4) 3. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Common Stock 8,422 D
Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 5. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Restricted Stock Units (1) (2) Common Stock 990 0 D
Restricted Stock Units (3) (2) Common Stock 687 0 D
Restricted Stock Units (4) (2) Common Stock 1,952 0 D
Restricted Stock Units (5) (2) Common Stock 1,445 0 D
Restricted Stock Units (6) (2) Common Stock 3,061 0 D
Restricted Stock Units (7) (2) Common Stock 2,629 0 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. On February 16, 2017, the reporting person was granted performance restricted stock units, the vesting of which was subject to both continued service and the attainment of certain AFFO, Revenue and EBITDA targets for 2017. The Compensation Committee certified the degree to which the targets were achieved, therefore 50% of the award vested on February 28, 2018, 25% vested on February 15, 2019 and the remaining 25% will on February 15, 2020, subject solely to continued service.
2. Restricted Stock Unit award expires upon reporting person's terminiation of service
3. Vesting is dependent upon continuous active service as an employee, consultant or director of the Company or a subsidiary of the Company (Service) throughout the vesting period. The Restricted Stock Units shall vest as follows: 33.33% of the RSUs vested on January 15, 2018 and an additional 33.33% of the RSUs vested on January 15, 2019 and the remaining 33.33% will vest on January 15, 2020.
4. On February 27, 2018, the reporting person was granted performance restricted stock units, the vesting of which was subject to both continued service and the attainment of certain AFFO, Revenue and EBITDA targets for 2018. The Compensation Committee certified the degree to which the targets were achieved, therefore 50% of the award vested on February 25, 2019, 25% will vest on February 15, 2020 and the remaining 25% will on February 15, 2021, subject solely to continued service.
5. Vesting is dependent upon continuous active service as an employee, consultant or director of the Company or a subsidiary of the Company (Service) throughout the vesting period. The Restricted Stock Units shall vest as follows: 33.33% of the RSUs vested on January 15, 2019 and an additional 33.33% of the RSUs will each vest on January 15, 2020 and January 15, 2021.
6. Vesting is dependent upon continuous active service as an employee, consultant or director of the Company or a subsidiary of the Company (Service) throughout the vesting period. The Restricted Stock Units shall vest as follows: 33.33% of the RSUs vesting on January 15, 2020 and an additional 33.33% of the RSUs vesting on January 15, 2021 and January 15, 2022.
7. Vesting is dependent upon continuous active service as an employee, consultant or director of the Company or a subsidiary of the Company (Service) throughout the vesting period. The Restricted Stock Units shall vest as follows: 16.67% of the RSUs vesting on March 1, 2020 and an additional 16.67% of the RSUs vesting every 6 months thereafter until fully vested..
Remarks:
Samantha Lagocki, POA 11/04/2019
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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POWER OF ATTORNEY





      Know all by these presents, that the undersigned hereby constitutes and appoints each of, Samantha Lagocki, Melanie Mock, Brandi Galvin Morandi, Billie Olson, Margaret Paige, Darrin B. Short and Keith Taylor signing singly, the undersigned's true and lawful attorney-in-fact to:



1. execute for and on behalf of the undersigned's capacity as an officer and/or director of Equinix, Inc. (the "Company") Forms 3, 4 or 5 and in accordance with Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and the rules thereunder;



2. do and perform any and all acts for and on behalf of the undersigned which may be necessary or desirable to complete the execution of any such Forms 3, 4 or 5 and the timely filing of such forms with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission and any stock exchange or similar authority; and



3. take any other action of any type whatsoever in connection with the foregoing which, in the opinion of such attorney-in-fact, may be of benefit to, in the best interest of, or legally required by, the undersigned, it being understood that the documents executed by such attorney-in-fact on behalf of the undersigned pursuant to this Power of Attorney shall be in such form and shall contain such terms and
 conditions as such attorney-in-fact may approve in his or her discretion.



 The undersigned hereby grants to each such attorney-in-fact full power and authority to do and perform all and every act and thing whatsoever requisite, necessary and proper to be done in the exercise of any of the rights and powers herein granted, as fully to all intents and purposes as such attorney-in-fact might or could do if personally present, with full power of substitution or revocation, hereby ratifying and confirming all that such attorney-in-fact, or his or her substitute or substitutes, shall lawfully do or cause to be done by virtue of this power of attorney and the rights and powers herein granted.  The undersigned acknowledges that the foregoing attorneys-in-fact, in serving in such capacity at the request of the undersigned, are not assuming any of the undersigned's responsibilities to comply with Section 16 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.



 This Power of Attorney shall remain in full force and effect until the undersigned is no longer required to file Forms 3, 4 and 5 with respect to the undersigned's holdings of and transactions in securities issued by the Company, unless earlier revoked by the undersigned in a signed writing delivered to the foregoing attorneys-in-fact.



 IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned has caused this Power of Attorney to be executed as of this 31 day of July, 2015.



/s/  Sara Baack    

     Signature



     Sara Baack 

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