Susan Kilsby

Senior Independent Director and Chairman of the Remuneration Committee

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Susan Kilsby was appointed Senior Independent Director of Diageo plc in October 2019, having been a Non-Executive Director since April 2018 and Chairman of the Remuneration Committee since January 2019.

Current external appointments

  • Non-Executive Director – Unilever PLC and Unilever N.V.
  • Non-Executive Director – BHP Group Plc and BHP Group Limited
  • Non-Executive Director – Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc
  • Member – Takeover Panel

Previous relevant experience

  • Senior Independent Director – BBA Aviation plc
  • Non-Executive Director – Goldman Sachs International
  • Chairman – Shire
  • Non-Executive Director – Keurig Green Mountain
  • Non-Executive Director – Coca-Cola HBC
  • Senior Advisor – Credit Suisse
  • Chairman, Mergers and Acquisitions, EMEA – Credit Suisse
  • Non-Executive Director – L’Occitane International

Board of Directors