Doug Baillie


Born 1955, U.K. citizen

Independent of the Company and significant shareholders

Starting date: April 21, 2016

Board committees: Chair of the Human Resources Committee

Main occupation: Miscellaneous positions of trust

Education: BComm, Business Finance, Marketing & Business Administration

Primary working experience:

Unilever Group, several different roles (1978–2016), last positions Chief Human Resources Officer and a member of the Executive Board (ULE) of Unilever Group (2008–2016);

President, Western Europe (2008–2011);

Chief Executive Officer & Group Vice President, South Asia, Hindustan Unilever (2006–2008) and Group Vice President, Africa, Middle East & Turkey (2004–2005)

Key positions of trust:

Bharti Airtel, Board member (2023–);

The MasterCard Foundation, Board member (2015–);

Leverhulme Trust, Board member (2015–);

Airtel Africa PLC, Board member (2019–2023);

Little Sun Foundation, Board Member (2020–2022)