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Board of Directors

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Glenn L L Barnes

Chairman
B Ag Sc (Melb), CPM, FAMI, FAIM, FAICD, SF Fin, FRSA

Appointed Non-Executive Director in September 2005 and Chairman in October 2012.

Chair of the Governance Committee and member of the Human Resources Committee.

Current Directorships: Non-Executive Director at Sydney Children’s Hospital Foundation, Stronghold Pty Ltd, Barnes Investments Pty Ltd (Retired as Chairman of Australian Unity Limited at end March 2016).

Mr Barnes has over twenty years of governance experience in banking and financial services, business information, consumer goods and the not-for-profit sector. He was involved in the packaged goods, banking and financial services sectors for over thirty years, as an executive, business leader and Director in Australia,
New Zealand, the United Kingdom, United States of America, Republic of Ireland, Japan and China.

The Board considers Glenn Barnes to be an independent Director.

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magnus r nicolin

MANAGING DIRECTOR AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
BA, MBA Wharton

Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer since March 2010.

Current Directorships: Non-Executive Director at FAM AB.

Prior to joining Ansell, Mr Nicolin, a Swedish citizen, spent three years with Newell Rubbermaid Inc., most recently as President, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific. Prior to that he spent seven years with Esselte Business Systems Inc., where in 2002 he led the leveraged buy-out of Esselte from the Stockholm and London Stock Exchanges. Following the buy-out he became the Chief Executive Officer of Esselte.

Mr Nicolin has also held senior management positions with Bayer AG, Pitney Bowes and McKinsey & Company. Mr Nicolin holds an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a BA from the Stockholm School of Economics.

As an Executive Director, Magnus Nicolin is not independent.

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marissa t peterson

Non- Executive Director
Bsc (MECH), MBA (Harvard), Hon Doctorate (MGMT)

Appointed Non-Executive Director in August 2006.

Chair of the Risk Committee and member of the Audit and Compliance Committee.

Current Directorships: Chair of Oclaro Inc. and Director of Humana Inc.

Mrs Peterson currently runs Mission Peak Executive Consulting, an executive coaching and consulting firm specialising in helping develop, grow and scale leaders in the high technology space. Mrs Peterson retired from full-time executive roles in 2006, having spent 18 years with Sun Microsystems in senior executive positions. She has extensive experience in supply chain management, manufacturing and quality, logistics, information technologies, customer advocacy and leadership development.

The Board considers Marissa Peterson to be an independent Director.

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ronald j s bell

Non-Executive Director
BA (Strathclyde)

Appointed Non-Executive Director in August 2005.

Chair of the Human Resources Committee and member of the Governance Committee.

Mr Bell is an experienced international consumer industry executive with a background of over 30 years in highly competitive global branded products. He is a former President of Kraft Foods, Europe and served as Executive Vice President of Kraft Foods Inc. and brings to the Board broad general management and marketing skills particularly in the European and North American markets.

The Board considers Ronald Bell to be an independent Director.

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L Dale Crandell

Non-Executive Director
CPA, MBA (UC Berkeley)

Appointed Non-Executive Director in November 2002. Member of the Audit and Compliance Committee and the Risk Committee. Special Advisor for mergers and acquisitions.

Current Directorships: Director of Bridgepoint Education Inc., and Endurance International Group, Inc.

Mr Crandall has a background in accounting and finance and is a former Group Managing Partner for Southern California for Price Waterhouse. He was formerly President and Chief Operating Officer of Kaiser Foundation Health Plan and Hospitals in the United States and lead trustee of The Dodge and Cox Mutual Funds.

The Board considers Dale Crandall to be an independent Director.

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W Peter Day

Non-Executive Director
LLB (Hons), MBA (Monash), FCPA, FCA, FAICD

Appointed Non-Executive Director in August 2007.

Chair of the Audit and Compliance Committee and member of the Risk Committee.

Current Directorships: Alumina Limited, Australian Unity Investment Real Estate Limited, Boart Longyear Limited and SAI Global Limited.

Mr Day was formerly a Chairman and Director of Orbital Corporation, Chairman of Centro Retail Trust and a Director of Federation Centres. He was Chief Financial Officer of Amcor Limited for seven years, and Chief Financial Officer and Executive Director Finance of Bonlac Foods Limited. He also has held senior office and executive positions in the Australian Securities Commission (Deputy Chair), Rio Tinto, CRA and Comalco. He is also involved in disability services and education initiatives. He has a background in finance and general management across diverse and international industries.

The Board considers Peter Day to be an independent Director.

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John A Bevan

NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
BCom (UNSW)

Appointed Non-Executive Director in August 2012.

Member of the Human Resources Committee, the Governance Committee and the Audit and Compliance Committee.

Current Directorships: Chairman of BlueScope Steel Limited and Director of Nuplex Industries Limited.

Mr Bevan was formerly the Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of Alumina Limited and brings to the Board extensive international business experience. Prior to joining Alumina Limited in June 2008, he had a long career with the BOC Group Plc where he was a member of the Board of Directors and held a variety of senior management positions in Australia, Korea, Thailand, Singapore and the United Kingdom.

The Board considers John Bevan to be an independent Director.

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LESLIE DESJARDINS

NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
BIA, Finance (Kettering), MS (MIT)

Appointed Non-Executive Director in November 2015.

Member of the Audit and Compliance Committee and the Risk Committee.

Mrs Desjardins is an experienced international finance executive with a focus on business performance and growth. Mrs Desjardins was formerly a Director of AptarGroup and Chief Financial Officer for Amcor Limited. Mrs Desjardins held various executive roles at General Motors Corporation, including Chief Financial Officer, General Motors Holden, and Controller for General Motors North America. She has extensive experience in finance, strategy, government relations and global operations. Mrs Desjardins currently serves on the Terry Fox Cancer Foundation Audit Committee.

The Board considers Leslie Desjardins to be an independent Director.

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