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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Jonathan Symonds

61 2019 Independent Non-Executive Chairman of the Board

Emma Walmsley

50 2017 Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director

Iain Mackay

58 2019 Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director

Roger Connor

2018 President - Vaccines

Brian McNamara

2016 Chief Executive Officer - GSK Consumer Healthcare

Luke Miels

2017 President - Global Pharmaceuticals

Regis Simard

2018 President - Pharmaceutical Supply Chain

Phil Thomson

2017 President - Global Affairs

Deborah Waterhouse

2020 Chief Executive Officer - ViiV Healthcare

James Ford

2018 Senior Vice President, General Counsel

Diana Conrad

2019 Senior Vice President - Human Resources

Nick Hirons

2014 Senior Vice President – Global Ethics and Compliance

Sally Jackson

51 2019 Senior Vice President - Global Communications and CEO Office

Karenann Terrell

58 2017 Chief Digital & Technology Officer

Hal Barron

57 2018 Chief Scientific Officer, President - Research & Development, Executive Director

David Redfern

53 2008 Chief Strategy Officer

Victoria Whyte

2011 Company Secretary

Charles Bancroft

60 2020 Non-Executive Director

Marvinder Banga

65 2016 Senior Non-Executive Independent Director

Vivienne Cox

60 2017 Independent Non-Executive Director

Lynn Elsenhans

63 2012 Non-Executive Independent Director

Laurie Glimcher

68 2017 Non-Executive Independent Director

Jesse Goodman

68 2017 Non-Executive Independent Director

Judy Lewent

71 2011 Non-Executive Independent Director

Urs Rohner

61 2015 Non-Executive Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Jonathan Symonds

Mr. Jonathan Richard Symonds CBE serves as Independent Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of the Company., He was previously Chairman of HSBC Bank plc, HSBC’s European subsidiary, which offers services to clients in the UK and Continental Europe. Jon was Chief Financial Officer of Novartis AG from 2009 to 2013. Before joining Novartis, he was a Partner and Managing Director of Goldman Sachs; Chief Financial Officer of AstraZeneca plc; and a Partner at KPMG. His governance experience includes roles as Non-Executive Director and Chair of the Audit Committees of Diageo plc and QinetiQ Group plc. External appointments Jon is currently Chairman of Proteus Digital Health Inc and a Non-Executive Director of Rubius Therapeutics, Inc. He is also a Non-Executive Director of Genomics England Limited having previously served as its Chairman. Jon is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

Emma Walmsley

Ms. Emma N. Walmsley serves as Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director of the Company. Prior to her appointment as GSK’s CEO, Emma was the CEO of GSK Consumer Healthcare, a Joint Venture between GSK and Novartis, from its creation in March 2015. Emma joined GSK in 2010 from L’Oreal, having worked for 17 years in a variety of roles in Paris, London, New York and Shanghai. Emma was previously a Non-Executive Director of Diageo plc. Emma holds an MA in Classics and Modern Languages from Oxford University.

Iain Mackay

Mr. Iain James Mackay serves as Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director of the Company. Prior to joining GSK, Iain was Group Finance Director at HSBC Holdings plc, a position he held for eight years. A chartered accountant, Iain has worked in Asia, the US and Europe and before HSBC was at General Electric, Schlumberger Dowell and Price Waterhouse. Iain is a Trustee of the British Heart Foundation and Chair of its Audit and Risk Committee. He is a member of the Court of the University of Aberdeen and The 100 Group. Iain holds an MA in Business Studies and Accounting, and an Honorary Doctorate from Aberdeen University in Scotland.

Roger Connor

Mr. Roger G. Connor serves as President - Vaccines of the Company. He was appointed President of GSK Global Vaccines in 2018. In addition to leadership of the Vaccines business, he is responsible for GSK’s global procurement organisation. Previously, he was President, Global Manufacturing & Supply and, before that, Vice President, Office of the CEO and Corporate Strategy. Roger joined GSK in 1998 from AstraZeneca. Roger holds a degree in Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering from Queen’s University, Belfast and a Master’s in Manufacturing Leadership from Cambridge University. He is a Chartered Accountant.

Brian McNamara

Mr. Brian McNamara serves as Chief Executive Officer - GSK Consumer Healthcare of the Company. He joined GSK in 2015 as Head of Europe and Americas for GSK Consumer Healthcare, following the creation of the previous Joint Venture between GSK and Novartis. Previously, he was head of Novartis’ OTC division. Brian began his career at Procter and Gamble. Brian is a Board Member and former Chairman of the Global Self-Care Federation (GSCF) and is a Board Member of the Consumer Goods Forum. He earned an undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering from Union College in New York and an MBA in Finance from the University of Cincinnati.

Luke Miels

Mr. Luke Miels serves as President - Global Pharmaceuticals of the Company. He previously worked for AstraZeneca as Executive Vice President of their European business and, prior to that, was Executive Vice President of Global Product and Portfolio Strategy, Global Medical Affairs and Corporate Affairs. Before that, he was head of Asia for Roche based in Shanghai and then Singapore. Prior to that he held roles of increasing seniority at Roche and Sanofi-Aventis in the US, Europe and Asia. Luke holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Flinders University in Adelaide and an MBA from the Macquarie University, Sydney.

Regis Simard

Mr. Regis Simard serves as President - Pharmaceutical Supply Chain of the Company. He is responsible for the manufacturing and supply of GSK’s pharmaceutical products. He also leads Quality and Environment, Health, Safety and Sustainability at a corporate level. Regis joined GSK in 2005 as a Site Director in France, rising to become Senior Vice President of Global Pharmaceuticals Manufacturing before his current role. Previously, he held senior positions at Sony, Konica Minolta and Tyco Healthcare. He is a member of the Board for ViiV Healthcare. He is a mechanical engineer and holds an MBA.

Phil Thomson

Mr. Phil C. Thomson serves as President - Global Affairs of the Company. He was appointed President, Global Affairs in 2017, with responsibility for the Group’s strategic approach to reputation, policy development, stakeholder engagement, and Global Health. Previously, Phil was Senior Vice President, Communications and Government Affairs. Phil is Chairman of The Whitehall & Industry Group and a Board Member of the China–Britain Business Council. He earned his degree in English, History and Russian Studies from Durham University.

Deborah Waterhouse

Ms. Deborah Waterhouse serves as Chief Executive Officer - ViiV Healthcare of the Company. She joined GSK in 1996 and was most recently the Senior Vice President of Primary Care within the company’s US business, prior to which she led the US Vaccines business. She has a strong track record of performance in both specialty and primary care. Deborah led the HIV business in the UK before heading the HIV Centre of Excellence for Pharma Europe and held international roles as General Manager of Australia and New Zealand and Senior Vice President for Central and Eastern Europe.

James Ford

Mr. James Ford serves as Senior Vice President, General Counsel of the Company. He joined GSK in 1995 and has served as General Counsel Consumer Healthcare, General Counsel Global Pharmaceuticals, Vice President of Corporate Legal and was Acting Head of Global Ethics and Compliance. Prior to GSK, James was a solicitor at Clifford Chance and DLA. He holds a law degree from University of East Anglia and a Diploma in Competition Law from Kings College. He is qualified as a solicitor in England and Wales and is an attorney at the New York State Bar. James is based in London but has practised law and lived in the US, Singapore and Hong Kong. James is co-chair of the US based Civil Justice Reform Group.

Diana Conrad

Ms. Diana Conrad serves as Senior Vice President - Human Resources of the Company. She was previously Senior Vice President, HR, Pharmaceuticals R&D from 2016 where she played a key strategic role as leader of the R&D people and culture agenda to support its transformation. Diana joined GSK Canada’s HR team in 2000 where she held several roles of increasing responsibility before becoming Senior Vice President, HR for Consumer Healthcare in 2009. Prior to joining GSK, she held HR roles in companies including GE Capital, Gennum Corporation and Zenon Environmental Laboratories. Diana has an Honours Bachelor of Arts from McMaster University in Canada.

Nick Hirons

Mr. Nick Hirons serves as Senior Vice President – Global Ethics and Compliance of the Company. He is responsible for compliance, risk management, corporate security and investigations. Nick joined GSK in 1994 as an International Auditor. He was later Head of Audit & Assurance, where he combined five audit functions into an independent team with a common risk-based methodology. In 2013, Nick relocated to China to establish a governance model for our China business and created a consistent approach to compliance. Nick is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.

Sally Jackson

Ms. Sally Jackson serves as Senior Vice President - Global Communications and CEO Office of the Company. She is responsible for communications and government affairs for our three global businesses and in the markets, as well as employee engagement across the Group. She is also the CEO’s Chief of Staff. Prior to this Sally was Senior Vice President Office of the CEO and CFO and she previously served as Head of Investor Relations. She joined GSK in 2001. Sally holds a degree in Natural Sciences from the University of Cambridge.

Karenann Terrell

Ms. Karenann K. Terrell serves as Chief Digital & Technology Officer of the Company. She is responsible for our technology, digital, data and analytics strategy. Previously, she worked for Walmart as Chief Information Officer. Prior to this, she was at Baxter International, where she was Chief Information Officer, and before that Daimler Chrysler Corporation. Karenann began her career at General Motors. She is a member of the board of trustees for the New York Hall of Science and in 2017 she became a Non-Executive Director of Pluralsight LLC. She earned graduate and post-graduate degrees in Electrical Engineering from Kettering and Purdue Universities respectively.

Hal Barron

Dr. Hal V. Barron M.D. serves as Chief Scientific Officer, President - Research & Development, Executive Director of the Company. He was President, R&D at Calico LLC (California Life Company), an Alphabet-funded company that uses advanced technologies to increase understanding of lifespan biology. Prior to this, Hal was Executive Vice President, Head of Global Product Development, and Chief Medical Officer of Roche, responsible for all the products in the combined portfolio of Roche and Genentech. At Genentech, he was Senior Vice President of Development and Chief Medical Officer. Hal was a Non-Executive Director and Chair of the Science & Technology Committee at Juno Therapeutics, Inc until March 2018, when it was acquired by Celgene Corporation. Hal is Associate Adjunct Professor, Epidemiology & Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco. He is also a Non-Executive Board Director of GRAIL, Inc, an early cancer detection healthcare company and a member of the Advisory Board of Verily Life Sciences LLC, a subsidiary of Alphabet, Inc.

David Redfern

Mr. David S. Redfern serves as Chief Strategy Officer of the Company. He is responsible for corporate development and strategic planning. Previously, he was Senior Vice President, Northern Europe with responsibility for GSK’s pharmaceutical businesses in that region and, before that, he was Senior Vice President for Central and Eastern Europe. He joined GSK in 1994. David was appointed Chairman of the Board of ViiV Healthcare Limited in 2011 and a Non-Executive Director of the Aspen Pharmacare Holdings Limited Board in 2015. He has a Bachelor of Science degree from Bristol University and is a Chartered Accountant.

Victoria Whyte

Ms. Victoria L. Whyte serves as Company Secretary of the Company. She is a solicitor and a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators. Victoria was formerly Deputy Secretary and Secretary to the Remuneration Committee. She has acted as Secretary to the Board and all the Board’s Committees since her appointment as Company Secretary on 1 January 2011.

Charles Bancroft

Mr. Charles A. Bancroft has been appointed as Non-Executive Director of the Company effective 5/1/2020. Charlie has recently retired from a successful career at Bristol Myers Squibb (BMS) where he held a number of leadership roles in commercial, strategy and finance. Beginning his career at BMS in 1984, he held positions of increasing responsibility within the finance organisation and had commercial operational responsibility for Latin America, Middle East, Africa, Canada, Japan and several Pacific Rim countries. He was appointed Chief Financial Officer in 2010, Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President, Global Business Operations in 2016 and Executive Vice President and Head of Integration and Strategy & Business Development in 2019. Charlie successfully steered BMS through a period of strategic transformation, including the recent $74bn acquisition of Celgene.

Marvinder Banga

Mr. Marvinder Singh Banga serves as Senior Non-Executive Independent Director of the Company. He spent 33 years at Unilever plc, where his last role (amongst several senior positions) was President of the Global Foods, Home and Personal Care businesses, and a member of the Unilever Executive Board. Vindi sat on the Prime Minister of India’s Council of Trade & Industry from 2004 to 2014 and was on the Board of Governors of the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Ahmedabad. Vindi is also the recipient of the Padma Bhushan, one of India’s highest civilian honours. Vindi has been a Non-Executive Director of the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) and Thomson Reuters Corp, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Mauser Group, Chairman of Kalle GmbH and Senior Independent Director of Marks & Spencer Group plc. Vindi is a Partner at private equity investment firm Clayton Dubilier & Rice, a Director of High Ridge Brands Co and a member of the Holdingham International Advisory Board. Vindi sits on the Governing Board of the Indian School of Business, Hyderabad and the Global Leadership Council of Saïd Business School, Oxford and is a member of the Indo UK CEO Forum. Vindi is Chair of the Board of Trustees of Marie Curie.

Vivienne Cox

Dr. Vivienne Cox CBE serves as Independent Non-Executive Director of the Company. She has wide experience of business gained in the energy, natural resources and publishing sectors. She also has a deep understanding of regulatory and government relationships. She worked for BP plc for 28 years, in Britain and Continental Europe, in posts including Executive Vice President and Chief Executive of BP’s gas, power and renewable business and its alternative energy unit. Vivienne was previously a Non-Executive Director of BG Group plc and Rio Tinto plc and Lead Independent Director at the UK Government’s Department for International Development. Vivienne was appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire in the 2016 New Year Honours for services to the UK Economy and Sustainability. External appointments Vivienne’s main roles are as Senior Independent Director of Pearson plc and Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Vallourec. She is also a Non-Executive Director of Stena AB. Vivienne holds advisory positions as an Advisory Board Member of the African Leadership Institute, Vice President of the Energy Institute and a member of the advisory board of Montrose Associates. Vivienne is Chair of the Rosalind Franklin Institute, Vice Chair of the Saïd Business School, Oxford and sits on its Global Leadership Council. She is also Patron of the Hospice of St Francis.

Lynn Elsenhans

Ms. Lynn Laverty Elsenhans serves as Non-Executive Independent Director of the Company. She has a wealth of experience of running a global business and significant knowledge of the global markets in which GSK operates. She served as Chair, President and Chief Executive Officer of Sunoco Inc from 2009 to 2012. Prior to joining Sunoco in 2008 as President and Chief Executive Officer, Lynn worked for Royal Dutch Shell, which she joined in 1980, and where she held a number of senior roles, including Executive Vice President, Global Manufacturing from 2005 to 2008. Lynn was previously a Non-Executive Director of Flowserve Corporation, the First Tee of Greater Houston, and a Trustee of the United Way of Greater Houston. External appointments Lynn is a Non-Executive Director of Baker Hughes Company, a Board Director of Saudi Aramco and a Director of the Texas Medical Center.

Laurie Glimcher

Dr. Laurie H. Glimcher serves as Non-Executive Independent Director of the Company. She is senior leadership positions held at both Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Public Health, Laurie has also served as Stephen and Suzanne Weiss Dean and Professor of Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College and as an Attending Physician at the New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center. Laurie stepped down from the Board of Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (BMS) in 2017 after serving for 20 years on its Board. Laurie was co-founder and Chair of the Scientific Advisory Board of Quentis Therapeutics Inc. Laurie brings scientific and public health expertise to the Board’s deliberations, and a wealth of global, publicly listed pharmaceutical business experience. External appointments Laurie is currently Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and is CEO, President and an Attending Physician at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Laurie is a member of the US National Academy of Sciences and the National Academy of Medicine. She is a member of the Scientific Steering Committee of the Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy and a Non-Executive Director of the Waters Corporation, where she also serves on its Corporate Governance Committee. In addition, Laurie is a Scientific Advisory Board member of Repare Therapeutics Inc, Abpro Therapeutics and Kaleido Biosciences Inc.

Jesse Goodman

Dr. Jesse Goodman M.D. serves as Non-Executive Independent Director of the Company. He previously served in senior leadership positions at the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), including most recently as the FDA’s Chief Scientist and previously as Deputy Commissioner for Science and Public Health and as Director of the Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research (CBER). Jesse played a leadership role in developing the FDA’s Regulatory Science and Medical Countermeasures Initiatives and has worked collaboratively with industry, academia, government and global public health and regulatory partners to prepare for and respond to major public health threats, including emerging infectious diseases, disasters and terrorism. He led the FDA’s response to West Nile Virus and to the 2009 H1N1 influenza pandemic and served on the Senior Leadership Team for the 2010 White House Medical Countermeasure Review. Jesse was previously a member of both the Scientific Advisory Committee and the Regulatory and Legal Working Group of the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI). He brings scientific and public health expertise to the Board’s deliberations. External appointments Jesse, currently Professor of Medicine at Georgetown University, directs the Georgetown University Center on Medical Product Access, Safety and Stewardship (COMPASS) and is an active clinician who serves as Attending Physician in Infectious Diseases. He also serves as President and Member of the Board of the United States Pharmacopeia (USP) and as a member of the Board of Scientific Counselors for Infectious Diseases of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Jesse is also a member of the Board of Intellia Therapeutics, Cambridge, MA and a member of the US National Academy of Medicine.

Judy Lewent

Ms. Judy C. Lewent serves as Non-Executive Independent Director of the Company. She has extensive knowledge of the global pharmaceutical industry and of corporate finance, having joined Merck & Co in 1980 and then served as its Chief Financial Officer from 1990 to 2007 when she retired. Judy served as a Non-Executive Director of Dell Inc, Quaker Oats Company and Motorola Inc, and held Non-Executive Directorships at Purdue Pharma Inc, Napp Pharmaceutical Holdings Limited and certain Mundipharma International Limited companies until 2014. External appointments Judy is a Non-Executive Director of Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc and Motorola Solutions Inc. She is also a Trustee of the Rockefeller Family Trust, a life member of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Corporation, a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, a member of the Business Advisory Board of twoXAR and a member of the Advisory Board of 4D Path Inc. The Board determined that Judy has recent and relevant financial experience, and agreed that she has the appropriate qualifications and background to be an audit committee financial expert.

Urs Rohner

Mr. Urs Rohner serves as Non-Executive Independent Director of the Company. He has a broad range of business and legal experience having served as Chairman on a number of Boards, most recently for Credit Suisse, a world-leading financial services company. Prior to joining Credit Suisse in 2004, Urs served as Chairman of the Executive Board and CEO of ProSieben and ProSiebenSat.1 Media AG. This followed a number of years in private practice at major law firms in Switzerland and the US, having been admitted to the bars of the canton of Zurich in Switzerland in 1986 and the state of New York in the US in 1990. External appointments Urs is Chairman of the Board of Credit Suisse Group AG and of its Governance and Nominations Committee and Conduct and Financial Crime Control Committee. He is also Chairman and member of the Board of Trustees of Credit Suisse Research Institute and Credit Suisse Foundation. Urs was appointed Vice-Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss Bankers Association in 2015.