Matthew Tarallo

Matthew Tarallo is the Senior Vice President, Business Development of Reynolds American Inc. In this role, Tarallo leads Reynolds American’s Beyond Nicotine agenda and coordinates US action in this space with BAT global strategies, exploring innovative opportunities to build a diverse portfolio that is fit for future growth. Prior to joining Reynolds American, Tarallo was a … Continued

Shay Mustafa

Sharonda (Shay) Mustafa was appointed to the role of Senior Vice President, Business Communications & Sustainability at Reynolds American Inc. in April of 2021. In this role, Shay leads the Reynolds American companies’ corporate communications and environmental, social, and governance (ESG) initiatives and helps accelerate the delivery of the BAT Group’s A Better Tomorrow™ corporate … Continued

Aaron Gwinner

Aaron Gwinner is the Senior Vice President of Information and Digital Technology (IDT) within the RAI Group. Prior to joining the Group, Gwinner was the Global Leader of IT Transformation and Capabilities with The Coca-Cola Company. With more than 26 years in the IT industry, he led several global efforts and dynamic teams, such as … Continued

Anna Dolgikh

Anna Dolgikh was appointed Senior Vice President of Human Resources (HR) at Reynolds American in September of 2020. Dolgikh joined the BAT Group in 2000 and has spent most of her career in HR roles across Europe and Asia Pacific. Among these, she was the Head of HR for the Asia Pacific and Middle East … Continued

Jeff Raborn

Jeff Raborn is Executive Vice President of Law and External Affairs and General Counsel of Reynolds American Inc. Before assuming his current role in 2018, Raborn was Senior Vice President, Litigation and Regulatory, and Deputy General Counsel within the RAI Group. He has been part of the law leadership team since 2008, when he was … Continued

Priscilla Samuel

Dr. Priscilla Samuel became Executive Vice President, Scientific Research and Development within the Reynolds American group in March of 2023. In her role, she oversees the Reynolds organization’s scientific research and product development efforts on Tobacco Harm Reduction and Beyond Nicotine as well as regulatory strategies and advocacy efforts, accelerating the delivery of the global … Continued

Bernd Meyer

Bernd Meyer became Executive Vice President – Operations within the Reynolds American group on January 1, 2021, and he has more than 25 years of experience in the BAT Group. Prior to assuming his current role, he served as BAT Group’s Operations Manager – Europe and North Africa (ENA), significantly improving factory performance and KPI’s … Continued

Richard Bakker

Richard Bakker became the Executive Vice President of Finance at Reynolds American Inc. in late 2019. Bakker joined BAT Group in 1997 and spent most of his career in finance roles across Europe and Asia Pacific. Among these, he was Regional Finance Controller, Asia Pacific, based in Hong Kong, and Group Finance Controller based in … Continued

Jorge Araya

As Executive Vice President, Marketing, for Reynolds, Jorge Araya is responsible for all U.S. marketing functions, including consumer, trade and digital marketing. In this role, Araya supports the global strategy through a sharp focus on driving U.S. volume share growth, as well as increasing U.S. revenue from the Group’s strategic portfolio. Prior to joining Reynolds, … Continued

Guy Meldrum

Guy Meldrum, President and CEO of Reynolds American Inc., the largest operating company within the global BAT Group, is a transformational leader with more than 25 years of international experience in the Consumer-Packaged Goods (CPG) industry. Guy started his career at BAT in 1992 in Australia as a graduate trainee in Sales and Marketing and … Continued