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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(Print or Type Responses)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *
  Sereda Brian J
2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)
03/02/2022
3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
Rigetti Computing, Inc. [RGTI]
(Last)
(First)
(Middle)
C/O RIGETTI COMPUTING, INC., 775 HEINZ AVENUE
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
_____ Director _____ 10% Owner
__X__ Officer (give title below) _____ Other (specify below)
Chief Financial Officer
5. If Amendment, Date Original Filed(Month/Day/Year)
(Street)

BERKELEY, CA 94710
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing(Check Applicable Line)
_X_ Form filed by One Reporting Person
___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
(City)
(State)
(Zip)
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 1,055,564 (1) (2)
D
 

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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 of Derivative Security: 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

Reporting Owners

Reporting Owner Name / Address Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
Sereda Brian J
C/O RIGETTI COMPUTING, INC.
775 HEINZ AVENUE
BERKELEY, CA 94710
      Chief Financial Officer  

Signatures

/s/ Rick Danis, Attorney-in-Fact 03/11/2022
**Signature of Reporting Person Date

Explanation of Responses:

* If the form is filed by more than one reporting person, see Instruction 5(b)(v).
** Intentional misstatements or omissions of facts constitute Federal Criminal Violations. See 18 U.S.C. 1001 and 15 U.S.C. 78ff(a).
(1) Represents shares issued pursuant to restricted stock unit ("RSU") grants. 1,048,875 RSUs shall vest 25% on August 12, 2022, and the remainder shall vest in 36 equal monthly installments thereafter and 6,689 RSUs vested or shall vest in 48 equal monthly installments commencing February 25, 2021. All vesting is subject to the Reporting Person's continuous service with the Issuer on each such date.
(2) The securities reported herein were acquired by the Reporting Person prior to the Reporting Person becoming an executive officer of the Issuer. The Reporting Person was appointed as an executive officer of the Issuer effective immediately after the effective time of the Second Merger as defined in that Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of October 6, 2021, as amended on December 23, 2021 and January 10, 2022 (the "Merger Agreement"), by and among the Issuer, Supernova Merger Sub, Inc., Supernova Romeo Merger Sub, LLC, and Rigetti Holdings, Inc.
 
Remarks:
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