DR. HARALD EINSMANN is a Director of Tesco plc and of Carlson Group of Companies since 1999. He is also a Director of Harman International and Checkpoint Systems Inc. He has an extensive experience of the European consumer industry having worked for 38 years at Procter & Gamble (1961-1999) in various positions including President of Procter & Gamble Europe, Middle East and Africa and member of Procter & Gamble’s worldwide Board. During his career, he occupied a number of Board Positions including at paper company Stora Enso (1998 – 2006), music publisher EMI Group (1996 – 2004) and consumer companies British American Tobacco (1999 – 2004) and Inbev (1999 – 2002). Dr. Harald Einsmann holds a PhD in Business Administration from the University of Hamburg and from the University of Florida.