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Dame Vivienne Cox

Dame Vivienne Cox

Prior to joining the Haleon Board, Vivienne was an independent Non-Executive Director at GSK, a role she had held since July 2016, Vivienne had also been Workforce Engagement Director at GSK since January 2019.

Vivienne has wide experience of business gained in the energy, natural resources, and publishing sectors. She also has a deep understanding of regulatory organisations and government. Vivienne 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, the Senior Independent Director of Pearson plc, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Vallourec and the Lead Independent Director at the UK Government’s Department for International Development.

Vivienne’s external appointments include: Chair, Victrex plc; Non-Executive Director, Stena AB; Advisory Board Member, African Leadership Institute; Vice President, Energy Institute; Advisory Board Member, Montrose Associates; Investment Advisor, QantX Ventures; Chair, Rosalind Franklin Institute; Vice Chair, Saïd Business School, Oxford and member of its Global Leadership Council, and Patron, Hospice of St Francis.

Favourite Haleon brand: I am a big fan of Centrum, my daily dose keeps me healthy and fit.