19 FEB 2020

19 FEB 2020 Press release

Press release

Settlement of SEC inquiry - Diageo statement

Diageo is pleased to have resolved this legacy matter, which relates back to fiscal years 2014 and
2015. Diageo regularly reviews and refines its policies and procedures and is committed to
maintaining a robust and transparent disclosure process.


For further information please contact:

Dominic Redfearn:
+44 (0)7971 977759 dominic.redfearn@diageo.com

Jessica Rouleau:
+44 (0)7925 642561 Jessica.rouleau@diageo.com

Kristen Crofoot:
+1 (917) 445 2835 kristen.crofoot@diageo.com

Global press office (London):
+44 (0)20 8978 2749 press@diageo.com

About Diageo

Diageo is a global leader in beverage alcohol with an outstanding collection of brands across spirits and beer categories. These brands include Johnnie Walker, Crown Royal, J&B, Buchanan’s and Windsor whiskies, Smirnoff, Cîroc and Ketel One vodkas, Captain Morgan, Baileys, Don Julio, Tanqueray and Guinness.

Diageo is a global company, and our products are sold in more than 180 countries around the world. The company is listed on both the London Stock Exchange (DGE) and the New York Stock Exchange (DEO).

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