25 Aug - 9 min read

Notification and public disclosure of transactions by persons discharging managerial responsibilities

Notification and public disclosure of transactions by persons discharging managerial responsibilities

British American Tobacco p.l.c.
Incorporated in England and Wales
(Registration number: 03407696)
Short name: BATS
Share code: BTI
ISIN number: GB0002875804

                                British American Tobacco p.l.c.

     Notification and public disclosure of transactions by persons discharging managerial
                   responsibilities and persons closely associated with them

The Company has been notified by Computershare Company Nominees Limited, as
administrator of the Company’s share plan account, that on 20 August 2021 the following
Executive Directors and other persons discharging managerial responsibilities acquired the
following ordinary shares of 25p each in British American Tobacco p.l.c. as a result of the
reinvestment of dividend income.


 1    Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely
      associated
 a) Name                              Jack Bowles
 2    Reason for the notification
 a) Position/status                   Chief Executive

 b) Initial notification
                                      Initial notification
    /Amendment
 3    Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform,
      auctioneer or auction monitor
 a) Name                              British American Tobacco p.l.c.
 b) LEI                               213800FKA5MF17RJKT63
 4    Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of
      instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where
      transactions have been conducted
 a) Description of the financial
    instrument, type of               Ordinary shares of 25p each
    instrument

      Identification code             GB0002875804
 b) Nature of the transaction         Acquisition of shares as a result of the reinvestment
                                      of dividend income by Computershare Company
                                      Nominees Limited as administrator of the
                                      Company’s share plan account.
c)   Price(s) and volume(s)
                                      Price(s)                 Volume(s)

                                      £27.14295                218


d) Aggregated information

     - Aggregated volume             218

     - Price                         £27.14295

e) Date of the transaction           2021-08-20

f)   Place of the transaction        London Stock Exchange (XLON)


1    Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely
     associated
a) Name                              Tadeu Marroco
2    Reason for the notification
a) Position/status                   Finance and Transformation Director

b) Initial notification
                                     Initial notification
   /Amendment
3    Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform,
     auctioneer or auction monitor
a) Name                              British American Tobacco p.l.c.
b) LEI                               213800FKA5MF17RJKT63
4    Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of
     instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where
     transactions have been conducted
a) Description of the financial
   instrument, type of               Ordinary shares of 25p each
   instrument

     Identification code             GB0002875804
b) Nature of the transaction         Acquisition of shares as a result of the reinvestment
                                     of dividend income by Computershare Company
                                     Nominees Limited as administrator of the
                                     Company’s share plan account.
c)   Price(s) and volume(s)
                                      Price(s)                 Volume(s)

                                      £27.14295                11


d) Aggregated information

     - Aggregated volume             11

     - Price                         £27.14295

e) Date of the transaction           2021-08-20

f)   Place of the transaction        London Stock Exchange (XLON)


1    Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely
     associated
a) Name                              Jerome Abelman
2    Reason for the notification
a) Position/status                   Director, Legal & External Affairs and General
                                     Counsel
b) Initial notification
                                     Initial notification
   /Amendment
3    Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform,
     auctioneer or auction monitor
a) Name                              British American Tobacco p.l.c.
b) LEI                               213800FKA5MF17RJKT63
4    Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of
     instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where
     transactions have been conducted
a) Description of the financial
   instrument, type of               Ordinary shares of 25p each
   instrument

     Identification code             GB0002875804
b) Nature of the transaction         Acquisition of shares as a result of the reinvestment
                                     of dividend income by Computershare Company
                                     Nominees Limited as administrator of the
                                     Company’s share plan account.
c)   Price(s) and volume(s)
                                      Price(s)                 Volume(s)

                                      £27.14295                658


d) Aggregated information

     - Aggregated volume             658

     - Price                         £27.14295

e) Date of the transaction           2021-08-20

f)   Place of the transaction        London Stock Exchange (XLON)


1    Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely
     associated
a) Name                              Zafar Khan
2    Reason for the notification
a) Position/status                   Director, Operations

b) Initial notification
                                     Initial notification
   /Amendment
3    Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform,
     auctioneer or auction monitor
a) Name                              British American Tobacco p.l.c.
b) LEI                               213800FKA5MF17RJKT63
4    Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of
     instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where
     transactions have been conducted
a) Description of the financial
   instrument, type of               Ordinary shares of 25p each
   instrument

     Identification code             GB0002875804
b) Nature of the transaction         Acquisition of shares as a result of the reinvestment
                                     of dividend income by Computershare Company
                                     Nominees Limited as administrator of the
                                     Company’s share plan account.
c)   Price(s) and volume(s)
                                      Price(s)                 Volume(s)

                                      £27.14295                2


d) Aggregated information

     - Aggregated volume             2

     - Price                         £27.14295

e) Date of the transaction           2021-08-20

f)   Place of the transaction        London Stock Exchange (XLON)


1    Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely
     associated
a) Name                              Luciano Comin
2    Reason for the notification
a) Position/status                   Regional Director, Americas and Sub-Saharan Africa
b) Initial notification
                                     Initial notification
   /Amendment
3    Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform,
     auctioneer or auction monitor
a) Name                              British American Tobacco p.l.c.
b) LEI                               213800FKA5MF17RJKT63
4    Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of
     instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where
     transactions have been conducted
a) Description of the financial
   instrument, type of               Ordinary shares of 25p each
   instrument

     Identification code             GB0002875804
b) Nature of the transaction         Acquisition of shares as a result of the reinvestment
                                     of dividend income by Computershare Company
                                     Nominees Limited as administrator of the
                                     Company’s share plan account.
c)   Price(s) and volume(s)
                                      Price(s)                 Volume(s)

                                      £27.14295                559


d) Aggregated information
                                     559
     - Aggregated volume
                                     £27.14295
     - Price

e) Date of the transaction           2021-08-20

f)   Place of the transaction        London Stock Exchange (XLON)




1    Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely
     associated
a) Name                              Hae In Kim
2    Reason for the notification
a) Position/status                   Director, Talent and Culture
b) Initial notification
                                     Initial notification
   /Amendment
3    Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform,
     auctioneer or auction monitor
a) Name                              British American Tobacco p.l.c.
b) LEI                               213800FKA5MF17RJKT63
4    Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of
     instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where
     transactions have been conducted
a) Description of the financial
   instrument, type of               Ordinary shares of 25p each
   instrument

     Identification code             GB0002875804
b) Nature of the transaction         Acquisition of shares as a result of the reinvestment
                                     of dividend income by Computershare Company
                                     Nominees Limited as administrator of the
                                     Company’s share plan account.
c)   Price(s) and volume(s)
                                      Price(s)                  Volume(s)

                                      £27.14295                 341


d) Aggregated information

     - Aggregated volume             341

     - Price                         £27.14295

e) Date of the transaction           2021-08-20

f)   Place of the transaction        London Stock Exchange (XLON)


1    Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely
     associated
a) Name                              Paul Lageweg
2    Reason for the notification
a) Position/status                   Director, New Categories
b) Initial notification
                                     Initial notification
   /Amendment
3    Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform,
     auctioneer or auction monitor
a) Name                              British American Tobacco p.l.c.
b) LEI                               213800FKA5MF17RJKT63
4    Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of
     instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where
     transactions have been conducted
a) Description of the financial
   instrument, type of               Ordinary shares of 25p each
   instrument

     Identification code             GB0002875804
b) Nature of the transaction         Acquisition of shares as a result of the reinvestment
                                     of dividend income by Computershare Company
                                     Nominees Limited as administrator of the
                                     Company’s share plan account.
c)   Price(s) and volume(s)
                                      Price(s)                 Volume(s)

                                      £27.14295                25


d) Aggregated information

     - Aggregated volume             25

     - Price                         £27.14295

e) Date of the transaction           2021-08-20

f)   Place of the transaction        London Stock Exchange (XLON)


1    Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely
     associated
a) Name                              Guy Meldrum
2    Reason for the notification
a) Position/status                   President and CEO, Reynolds American Inc.
b) Initial notification
                                     Initial notification
   /Amendment
3    Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform,
     auctioneer or auction monitor
a) Name                              British American Tobacco p.l.c.
b) LEI                               213800FKA5MF17RJKT63
4    Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of
     instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where
     transactions have been conducted
a) Description of the financial
   instrument, type of               Ordinary shares of 25p each
   instrument

     Identification code             GB0002875804
b) Nature of the transaction         Acquisition of shares as a result of the reinvestment
                                     of dividend income by Computershare Company
                                     Nominees Limited as administrator of the
                                     Company’s share plan account.
c)   Price(s) and volume(s)
                                      Price(s)                 Volume(s)

                                      £27.14295                475


d) Aggregated information

     - Aggregated volume             475

     - Price                         £27.14295

e) Date of the transaction           2021-08-20

f)   Place of the transaction        London Stock Exchange (XLON)



1    Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely
     associated
a) Name                              David O’Reilly
2    Reason for the notification
a) Position/status                   Director, Scientific Research

b) Initial notification
                                     Initial notification
   /Amendment
3    Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform,
     auctioneer or auction monitor
a) Name                              British American Tobacco p.l.c.
b) LEI                               213800FKA5MF17RJKT63
4    Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of
     instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where
     transactions have been conducted
a) Description of the financial
   instrument, type of               Ordinary shares of 25p each
   instrument

     Identification code             GB0002875804
b) Nature of the transaction         Acquisition of shares as a result of the reinvestment
                                     of dividend income by Computershare Company
                                     Nominees Limited as administrator of the
                                     Company’s share plan account.
c)   Price(s) and volume(s)
                                      Price(s)                 Volume(s)

                                      £27.14295                1,392


d) Aggregated information

     - Aggregated volume             1,392

     - Price                         £27.14295

e) Date of the transaction           2021-08-20

f)   Place of the transaction        London Stock Exchange (XLON)



1    Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely
     associated
a) Name                              Mihovil Dijanosic
2    Reason for the notification
a) Position/status                   Regional Director, Asia-Pacific and Middle East
b) Initial notification
                                     Initial notification
   /Amendment
3    Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform,
     auctioneer or auction monitor
a) Name                              British American Tobacco p.l.c.
b) LEI                               213800FKA5MF17RJKT63
4    Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of
     instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where
     transactions have been conducted
a) Description of the financial
   instrument, type of               Ordinary shares of 25p each
   instrument

     Identification code             GB0002875804
b) Nature of the transaction         Acquisition of shares as a result of the reinvestment
                                     of dividend income by Computershare Company
                                     Nominees Limited as administrator of the
                                     Company’s share plan account.
c)   Price(s) and volume(s)
                                      Price(s)                 Volume(s)

                                      £27.14295                558


d) Aggregated information

     - Aggregated volume             558

     - Price                         £27.14295

e) Date of the transaction           2021-05-12

f)   Place of the transaction        London Stock Exchange (XLON)


1    Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely
     associated
a) Name                              Johan Vandermeulen
2    Reason for the notification
a) Position/status                   Regional Director, Europe & North Africa

b) Initial notification
                                     Initial notification
   /Amendment
3    Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform,
     auctioneer or auction monitor
a) Name                              British American Tobacco p.l.c.
b) LEI                               213800FKA5MF17RJKT63
4    Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of
     instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where
     transactions have been conducted
a) Description of the financial
   instrument, type of               Ordinary shares of 25p each
   instrument

     Identification code             GB0002875804
b) Nature of the transaction         Acquisition of shares as a result of the reinvestment
                                     of dividend income by Computershare Company
                                     Nominees Limited as administrator of the
                                     Company’s share plan account.
 c)   Price(s) and volume(s)
                                       Price(s)              Volume(s)

                                       £27.14295             2


 d) Aggregated information

      - Aggregated volume             2

      - Price                         £27.14295

 e) Date of the transaction           2021-08-20

 f)   Place of the transaction        London Stock Exchange (XLON)


25 August 2021

Sponsor: UBS South Africa (Pty) Ltd

Date: 25-08-2021 04:30:00
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