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BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO PLC - Notification and public disclosure of transactions by persons discharging managerial responsibilities

12 February 2019 - 16:50 PM
BTI
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." or "the Company")

                                 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 Companys vested share account, that on 7 February 2019 the following
Executive Director 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 Designate

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
                                      Companys vested share account.
c)   Price(s) and volume(s)
                                      Price(s)                 Volume(s)

                                      #27.582478               862


d) Aggregated information

     - Aggregated volume             862

     - Price                         #27.582478

e) Date of the transaction           2019-02-07
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
                                     Companys vested share account.
c)   Price(s) and volume(s)
                                      Price(s)                 Volume(s)

                                      #27.582478               211


d) Aggregated information

     - Aggregated volume             211

     - Price                         #27.582478

e) Date of the transaction           2019-02-07
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
                                     Companys vested share account.
c)   Price(s) and volume(s)
                                      Price(s)                 Volume(s)

                                      #27.582478               200


d) Aggregated information

     - Aggregated volume             200

     - Price                         #27.582478

e) Date of the transaction           2019-02-07
f)   Place of the transaction        London Stock Exchange (XLON)



1    Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely
     associated
a) Name                              Alan Davy
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
                                     Companys vested share account.
c)   Price(s) and volume(s)
                                      Price(s)                 Volume(s)

                                      #27.582478               644


d) Aggregated information

     - Aggregated volume             644

     - Price                         #27.582478

e) Date of the transaction           2019-02-07
f)   Place of the transaction        London Stock Exchange (XLON)



1    Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely
     associated
a) Name                              Giovanni Giordano
2    Reason for the notification
a) Position/status                   Director, Group Human Resources
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
                                     Companys vested share account.
c)   Price(s) and volume(s)
                                      Price(s)                 Volume(s)

                                      #27.582478               45


d) Aggregated information

     - Aggregated volume             45

     - Price                         #27.582478

e) Date of the transaction           2019-02-07
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 Designate
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
                                     Companys vested share account.
c)   Price(s) and volume(s)
                                      Price(s)                  Volume(s)

                                      #27.582478                14


d) Aggregated information

     - Aggregated volume             14

     - Price                         #27.582478

e) Date of the transaction           2019-02-07
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
                                     Companys vested share account.
c)   Price(s) and volume(s)
                                      Price(s)                 Volume(s)

                                      #27.582478               105


d) Aggregated information

     - Aggregated volume             105

     - Price                         #27.582478

e) Date of the transaction           2019-02-07
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                   Director, Group Transformation

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
                                     Companys vested share account.
c)   Price(s) and volume(s)
                                      Price(s)                 Volume(s)

                                      #27.582478               282


d) Aggregated information

     - Aggregated volume             282

     - Price                         #27.582478

e) Date of the transaction           2019-02-07
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                   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
                                     Companys vested share account.
c)   Price(s) and volume(s)
                                      Price(s)                 Volume(s)

                                      #27.582478               1


d) Aggregated information

     - Aggregated volume             1

     - Price                         #27.582478

e) Date of the transaction           2019-02-07
f)   Place of the transaction        London Stock Exchange (XLON)



1    Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely
     associated
a) Name                              David OReilly
2    Reason for the notification
a) Position/status                   Director, Research and Science

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
                                     Companys vested share account.
c)   Price(s) and volume(s)
                                      Price(s)                 Volume(s)

                                      #27.582478               523


d) Aggregated information

     - Aggregated volume             523

     - Price                         #27.582478

e) Date of the transaction           2019-02-07
f)   Place of the transaction        London Stock Exchange (XLON)



1    Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely
     associated
a) Name                              Ricardo Oberlander
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
                                     Companys vested share account.
c)   Price(s) and volume(s)
                                      Price(s)                 Volume(s)

                                      #27.582478               652


d) Aggregated information

     - Aggregated volume             652

     - Price                         #27.582478

e) Date of the transaction           2019-02-07
f)   Place of the transaction        London Stock Exchange (XLON)



1    Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely
     associated
a) Name                              Naresh Sethi
2    Reason for the notification
a) Position/status                   Director, Business Development
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
                                     Companys vested share account.
c)   Price(s) and volume(s)
                                      Price(s)                 Volume(s)

                                      #27.582478               760


d) Aggregated information

     - Aggregated volume             760

     - Price                         #27.582478

e) Date of the transaction           2019-02-07
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 and 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
                                     Companys vested share account.
c)   Price(s) and volume(s)
                                       Price(s)              Volume(s)

                                       #27.582478            357


d) Aggregated information

     - Aggregated volume              357

     - Price                          #27.582478

e) Date of the transaction            2019-02-07
f)   Place of the transaction         London Stock Exchange (XLON)


12 February 2019

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