Our Executive Leadership

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Chief Executive Officer
Altria Group, Inc.

Executive Vice President
Chief Operating Officer
Altria Group, Inc.

Executive Vice President
General Counsel
Altria Group, Inc.

Executive Vice President
Chief Financial Officer
Altria Group, Inc.

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Senior Vice President
Corporate Strategy
Altria Group, Inc.

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Vice President
Corporate Secretary &
Associate General Counsel
Altria Group, Inc.

Senior Vice President
Chief Human Resources Officer
Chief Compliance Officer
Altria Group, Inc.

Our Operating Companies' Leadership

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Managing Director
General Manager
John Middleton Co.

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President
Chief Executive Officer
Ste. Michelle Wine Estates, Ltd.

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President
Chief Executive Officer
U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company

President
Chief Executive Officer
Philip Morris USA Inc.

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Managing Director
General Manager
Helix Innovations LLC

Our Service Companies' Leadership

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Vice President
Chief Scientific Officer
Altria Client Services LLC
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Senior Vice President
Corporate Citizenship
Altria Client Services LLC

Vice President
Investor Relations
Altria Client Services LLC

Senior Vice President
Regulatory Affairs
Altria Client Services LLC
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Senior Vice President 
Associate General Counsel 
Altria Client Services LLC
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Vice President 
Strategy, Consumer & Marketplace Insights 
Altria Ventures
President
Chief Executive Officer
Altria Group Distribution Company
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Senior Vice President
Enterprise Digital Transformation
Altria Client Services LLC

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Vice President
Chief Inclusion, Diversity & Equity Officer
Altria Client Services LLC

Senior Vice President
Government Affairs
Altria Client Services LLC

Vice President
Communications
Altria Client Services LLC