Deirdre is Chair of the Audit Committee at Experian plc, Non-Executive Director at Kimberly-Clark Corporation and Chair of the Audit Committee of The Duckhorn Portfolio, Inc.
Deirdre joins the Haleon Board with deep finance and consumer product experience and is a qualified accountant. She held a number of senior finance and general management roles over her 27-year career at Diageo, including President of Diageo North America, Chief Financial Officer, Deputy Chief Financial Officer, Head of Tax and Treasury at Diageo plc, Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer at Diageo North America, and Vice President of Finance at Diageo Guinness USA. She has also held various senior finance roles in Joseph Seagram and Sons, Inc. and PwC.
Favourite Haleon brand: Sensodyne - provides relief from painful sensitivity, which really gives me something to smile about.