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*
DeBest Jeffrey A.

(Last) (First) (Middle)
39550 ORCHARD HILL PLACE

(Street)
NOVI MI 48375

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)
03/01/2018
3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
Cooper-Standard Holdings Inc. [ CPS ]
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
See Remarks
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 750 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
Employee stock options (right to buy)(1) (2) 03/01/2028(3) Common stock 4,987 117.55 D
Restricted Stock Units(4) 03/01/2021(5) 03/01/2021 Common stock 6,055 (6) D
Explanation of Responses:
1. These are time-restricted employee stock options with the right to buy, granted to the reporting person on March 1, 2018, under the Cooper-Standard Holdings Inc. 2017 Omnibus Incentive Plan.
2. Subject to the reporting person's continued employment with the company or its affiliate, one third of the options shall vest on each of the first three anniversaries of the grant date.
3. To the extent an option would expire at a time when the holder of such option is prohibited by applicable law or by the Company's insider trading policy from exercising the option(the "Closed Window Period"), then such Option shall remain exercisable until the thirtieth (30th) day following the end of the Closed Window Period
4. These are time-based restricted stock units (RSUs) granted to the reporting person on March 1, 2018, under Cooper-Standard Holdings Inc. 2017 Omnibus Incentive Plan.
5. Subject to the reporting person's continued employment with the company or its affiliate, these RSU's shall vest and no longer be subject to forfeiture on the third anniversary date of the grant.
6. The company, in its sole discretion, will settle such RSU's by electing either to (i) make an appropriate book entry in the reporting person's name for a number of shares equal to the number of RSU's that have vested or (ii) deliver an amount of cash equal to the fair market value, determined as of the vesting date, of a number of shares equal to the number of RSU's that have vested.
Remarks:
Senior Vice President and President, Adjacent Markets
/s/ Denise Balog, on behalf of Jeffrey A. DeBest under Power of Attorney 03/08/2018
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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POWER OF ATTORNEY

I, Jeffrey A. DeBest, hereby appoint Aleksandra A. Miziolek, Joanna M. Totsky and Denise Balog as alternate attorneys-in-fact, each having the full and lawful authority, individually, to execute and file in my name and on my behalf any forms, including amendments, that I am required to file pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and any and all amendments thereto; such forms and each such amendment to be in such form and to contain such terms and provisions as said attorneys shall deem necessary or desirable.  This Power of Attorney is effective as of the date hereof and may be revoked by me in writing at any time.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned has duly executed this instrument as of the 5th day of March, 2018.

/S/ Jeffrey A. DeBest				
Jeffrey A. DeBest

STATE OF MICHIGAN	)
			) ss
COUNTY OF OAKLAND	)


On this March 5, 2018, before me, a Notary Public in and for said county, personally appeared Jeffrey A. DeBest to me known, who, being by me duly sworn, executed the attached Power of Attorney in my presence, acknowledging that he acted of his own free will and deed.


/s/ Christine J. Shirkey				
Christine J. Shirkey, Notary Public