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Deere & Co (DE.N)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Samuel Allen

64 2010 Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer

Rajesh Kalathur

49 2012 Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President

James Field

54 2012 President - Agriculture & Turf Division-Global Harvesting & Turf Platforms, Americas and Australia

Max Guinn

59 2014 President - Worldwide Construction & Forestry

Cory Reed

47 2016 President, John Deere Financial

Markwart von Pentz

54 2012 President - Agriculture & Turf Division-Europe, Asia, Africa, and Global Tractor Platform

Marc Howze

54 2016 Senior Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer

Mary Jones

49 2013 Senior Vice President, General Counsel

Jean Gilles

60 2010 Senior Vice President - John Deere Power Systems, Worldwide Parts Services, Advanced Technology & Engineering, Global Supply Management and Logistics

John May

48 2012 President - Agricultural Solutions, Chief Information Officer

Vance Coffman

73 2016 Presiding Independent Director

Alan Heuberger

44 2016 Independent Director

Charles Holliday

69 2018 Independent Director

Dipak Jain

60 2002 Independent Director

Michael Johanns

67 2015 Independent Director

Clayton Jones

68 2007 Independent Director

Brian Krzanich

57 2016 Independent Director

Gregory Page

66 2013 Independent Director

Sherry Smith

56 2011 Independent Director

Dmitri Stockton

54 2015 Independent Director

Sheila Talton

65 2015 Independent Director

Josh Jepsen

2017 Investor Relations Department

Biographies

Name Description

Samuel Allen

Mr. Samuel R. Allen serves as Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer of the Company. Mr. Allen is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Deere since February 2010, President and Chief Executive Officer of Deere - August 2009 to February 2010, President and Chief Operating Officer of Deere – June 2009 to August 2009; President, Worldwide Construction & Forestry Division and John Deere Power Systems of Deere – March 2005 to June 2009; President, Global Financial Services, John Deere Power Systems and Corporate Human Resources of Deere – November 2003 to March 2005 Director of Deere since June 2009. Chair of Executive Committee Other current directorships: Whirlpool Corporation since 2010.

Rajesh Kalathur

Mr. Rajesh Kalathur is a Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President of the Company. From April 2012 — September 2012 Mr. Kalathur served as Deputy Financial Officer; 2009-2012 Vice President, Sales & Marketing, China/India/South and East Asia/Sub-Saharan and South Africa, Agriculture & Turf Division; 2006-2009 Managing Director and CEO, John Deere India Private Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Company.

James Field

Mr. James M. Field serves as President - Agriculture & Turf Division-Global Harvesting & Turf Platforms, Americas and Australia of the Company. From (2009 –2012) Mr. Field was Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.

Max Guinn

Mr. Max A. Guinn serves as President - Worldwide Construction & Forestry of the Company. Mr. Guinn was Senior Vice President - Human Resources, Communications, Public Affairs, and Labor Relations of Deere & Co. Since September 1, 2012. He served as from 2009-2012 Senior Vice President Agriculture & Turf Division, Global Platform, Crop Harvesting.

Cory Reed

Mr. Cory J. Reed serves as President, John Deere Financial of the Company effective November 1, 2016. Mr. Reed is currently Senior Vice President in the Worldwide Agriculture & Turf Division with responsibility for the Intelligent Solutions Group. He has been instrumental in developing and implementing Deere's precision agriculture strategy. Reed joined Deere in 1998 and has held a variety of marketing and sales positions including marketing manager for large tractors, regional sales and marketing for John Deere International in Switzerland. He later became Senior Vice President, Global Marketing Services for the Worldwide Agriculture & Turf Division before assuming his current role. Mr. Reed holds an undergraduate degree in Finance from Miami (Ohio) University and a law degree from The Ohio State University.

Markwart von Pentz

Mr. Markwart von Pentz serves as President - Agriculture & Turf Division - Europe, Asia, Africa, and Global Tractor Platform of the Company. From 2009-2012 Mr. von Pentz served as President, Agriculture & Turf Division-Europe, CIS, Northern Africa, Middle East, Latin America, and Global Harvesting, Crop Care, Hay & Forage Products; 2007-2009 President, Agricultural Division - Europe, Africa, South America and Global Harvesting Equipment Sourcing; 2006-2007 Senior Vice President Marketing and Product Support - Europe, Africa and Middle East.

Marc Howze

Mr. Marc A. Howze serves as Senior Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer of the Company effective November 1, 2016. Mr. Howze is currently Vice President, Human Resources. His responsibilities will now expand to include human resources, labor relations, public affairs, communications, brand management, and security. This position will focus on improved integration of important enterprise functions to drive employee engagement and effective execution of the John Deere Strategy. Howze joined Deere in 2001 and served in a number of positions in Deere's legal department, including Associate General Counsel and Corporate Secretary. He later held positions in marketing, business development, and as a factory manager. Mr. Howze holds undergraduate and law degrees from the University of Michigan and an MBA from Duke University.

Mary Jones

Ms. Mary K.W. Jones serves as a Senior Vice President, General Counsel of the Company. Ms. Jones was From 2010 – 2013 Vice President Global Human Resources; 2009 – 2010 Director, Global Human Resources Deployment; 2008 – 2009 Director, Regional Human Resources and Shared Services; 2008 Corporate Secretary and Associate General Counsel; 2005 – 2008 Associate General Counsel Special Litigation & Compliance.

Jean Gilles

Mr. Jean H. Gilles serves as Senior Vice President - John Deere Power Systems, Worldwide Parts Services, Advanced Technology & Engineering, Global Supply Management and Logistics of the Company. Mr. Gilles served from June 2009-June 2010 Senior Vice President, John Deere Power Systems, John Deere Intelligent Solutions Group, and Advanced Technology and Engineering.

John May

Mr. John C. May serves as President - Agricultural Solutions, Chief Information Officer of the Company, From 2009-2012 Mr. May served as Vice President, Agriculture & Turf Global Platform, Turf & Utility.

Vance Coffman

Dr. Vance D. Coffman serves as Presiding Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Coffman is Retired Chairman of Lockheed Martin Corporation (aerospace, defense, and information technology) since April 2005 Chairman of Lockheed Martin Corporation - April 1998 to April 2005 Chief Executive Officer of Lockheed Martin Corporation - August 1997 to August 2004 Director of Deere since 2004. Chair of Compensation Committee and member of Corporate Governance and Executive Committees. His Other directorships include: 3M Company and Amgen Corporation. Mr. Coffman should serve on Deere’s Board of Directors: his leadership qualities developed from his service as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Lockheed Martin Corporation, the breadth of his experiences in auditing, corporate governance, and other areas of oversight while serving as a member of the boards of directors of other global corporations, and his subject matter knowledge in the areas of engineering, manufacturing, and finance.

Alan Heuberger

Mr. Alan C. Heuberger is an Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Heuberger is a senior investment manager at BMGI, the office responsible for all non-Microsoft investments for William H. Gates III as well as the investments of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Trust. Heuberger received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and Mathematics from Claremont McKenna College. He also has earned the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation. He has been Senior Manager since 2004 and Investment Analyst from 1996 to 2004 at BMGI (private investment management). He worked with GAMCO Investors, Inc., from 2004 to 2006.

Charles Holliday

Mr. Charles O. Holliday, Jr., serves as Independent Director of the Company., effect from January 1, 2018. He has been Chairman of Royal Dutch Shell plc (oil and natural gas exploration, refining, and product sales) — since May 2015. He has been Chairman of the National Academy of Engineering (nonprofit engineering institution) from July 2012 to July 2016, Chairman of Bank of America Corporation (banking, investing, and asset management) from April 2010 to October 2014). He has been Chairman from January 1999 to December 2009 and Chief Executive Officer from 1998 through 2008 of DuPont (agricultural, electronics, material science, safety and security, and biotechnology). Previously, he worked with Bank of America Corporation since 2009 to 2014, CH2M HILL Companies, Ltd. since 2009 to 2017 and E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company since 1998 to 2009. He also works with HCA Holdings, Inc., since 2016 and Royal Dutch Shell plc since 2010.

Dipak Jain

Dr. Dipak Chand Jain, Ph.D., serves as Independent Director of Company. He has been Dean, INSEAD (international graduate business school) since March 2011 Dean, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois - July 2001-August 2009 Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University - 1996 to 2001 Sandy and Morton Goldman Professor of Entrepreneurial Studies and Professor of Marketing, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University - 1994 to 2011 Visiting professor of marketing at Sasin Graduate Institute of Business Administration at Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand; Nijenrode University, The Netherlands; Indian School of Business, Hyderabad, India Director of Deere since 2002. Member of an Audit Review and Pension Plan Oversight Committees Other current directorships: Northern Trust Corporation, Reliance Industries Limited, India, and Global Logistics Properties Limited, Singapore. Other previous directorships: Hartmarx Corporation.

Michael Johanns

Sen. Michael O. Johanns serves as Independent Director of the Company. He was governor of Nebraska from 1999 until 2005. He was appointed U.S. Secretary of Agriculture in 2005 and served in that capacity until 2007. He was elected to the U.S. Senate in 2008 and announced in 2013 that he would not run for re-election. Johanns is a graduate of Saint Mary's University of Minnesota and Creighton University School of Law. Before his election as governor, he had been elected to the various local government positions in Nebraska, including as a member of the Lancaster County Board and the Lincoln City Council and as mayor of Lincoln for two terms.

Clayton Jones

Mr. Clayton M. Jones serves as Independent Director of the Company. He has been Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Rockwell Collins, Inc. (aviation electronics and communications) since September 2012 Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Rockwell Collins, Inc. - June 2002 to September 2012 Director of Deere since August 2007. Member of Compensation and Pension Plan Oversight Committees Other current directorships: Rockwell Collins, Inc. and Cardinal Health, Inc. Other previous directorships: Unisys Corporation.

Brian Krzanich

Mr. Brian M. Krzanich is an Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Brian is the Chief Executive Officer of Intel Corporation since May 2013, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer from 2012 to May 2013, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Manufacturing and Supply Chain from 2010 to 2012, Vice President and General Manager of Worldwide Manufacturing and Systems from 2007 to 2010. Mr. Krzanich should serve on Deere’s Board of Directors: his leadership qualities developed from his service as Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer of Intel Corporation, the breadth of his experiences in corporate governance, strategy, and other areas of oversight while serving as a member of the boards of the directors of Intel and the Semiconductor Industry Association, and his subject matter knowledge in the areas of manufacturing, operations, information technology, human resources, and supply chain management.

Gregory Page

Mr. Gregory R. Page is an Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Gregory served as President and Chief Operating Officer from 2000 to 2007, Executive Chairman from December 2013 to September 2015, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer from 2011 to December 2013, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, and President from 2007 to 2011 and Executive Director from September 2015 to August 2016 at Cargill, Incorporated. He also works with Eaton Corporation plc since 2003 and 3M Company since 2016.

Sherry Smith

Ms. Sherry M. Smith serves as Independent Director of Company. She has been Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Supervalu Inc. (retail and wholesale grocery and retail general merchandise products) since December 2010, Senior Vice President, Finance of Supervalu Inc. - 2005 to 2010, Senior Vice President, Finance and Treasurer of Supervalu Inc. - 2002 to 2005, Director of Deere since December 2011. Member of an Audit Review and Pension Plan Oversight Committees. She also serves on the Board of Trustees for the St. Cloud University Foundation. She is a graduate of St. Cloud University, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting.

Dmitri Stockton

Mr. Dmitri L. Stockton is an Independent Director of the Company. He has been Special Advisor to the Chairman and Senior Vice President of General Electric Company (power and water, aviation, oil and gas, healthcare, appliances and lighting, energy management, transportation and financial services) - July 2016 to March 2017. He was Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of GE Asset Management Incorporated (global investments) and Senior Vice President of General Electric Company — May 2011 to December 2016, President and Chief Executive Officer of GE Capital Global Banking and Senior Vice President of GE London — December 2008 to April 2011 and President and Chief Executive Officer of GE Consumer Finance, Central & Eastern Europe - October 2004 to December 2008.

Sheila Talton

Ms. Sheila G. Talton is an Independent Director of the Company. She is a 30-year veteran in the information technology industry. She served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Gray Matter Analytics (data analytics consulting services for financial services and healthcare industries) since 2013, President and Chief Executive Officer of SGT Ltd. (strategy and technology consulting services) — 2011 to 2013 and Vice President of Cisco Systems, Inc. (information technology and solutions) — 2008 to 2011. She also works with OGE Energy Corporation since 2013, Sysco Corporation since 2017, Wintrust Financial Corporation since 2012.

Josh Jepsen

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