People: Reed Elsevier PLC (RUK)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Anthony Habgood

67 2009 Non-Executive Chairman of the Board

Erik Engstrom

50 2009 Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director

Duncan Palmer

48 2013 Executive Director

Henry Udow

2011 Chief Legal Officer, Company Secretary

Wolfart Hauser

64 2013 Non-Executive Director

Adrian Hennah

56 2011 Non-Executive Independent Director

Lisa Hook

56 2006 Non-Executive Independent Director

Robert Polet

58 2007 Non-Executive Independent Director

Linda Sanford

61 2012 Non-Executive Independent Director

Ben van der Veer

63 2009 Non-Executive Independent Director

Colin Tennant

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Biographies

Name Description

Anthony Habgood

Mr. Anthony Habgood is Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of Reed Elsevier PLC. He is Chairman of Whitbread plc, Preqin Holding Limited and Norwich Research Partners LLP. Was Chairman of Bunzl plc and of Mölnlycke Health Care Limited and served as Chief Executive of Bunzl plc, Chief Executive of Tootal Group plc and a Director of The Boston Consulting Group. Formerly Non-Executive Director of Geest plc, Marks and Spencer plc, National Westminster Bank plc, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals Trust, Powergen plc, and SVG Capital plc. Holds an MA in Economics from Cambridge University and an MS in Industrial Administration from Carnegie Mellon University. He is a visiting Fellow at Oxford University.

Erik Engstrom

Mr. Erik Engstrom is Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director of Reed Elsevier PLC. Prior to joining Reed Elsevier was a partner at General Atlantic Partners. Before that was President and Chief Operating Officer of Random House Inc and, before its merger with Random House, President and Chief Executive Officer of Bantam Doubleday Dell, North America. Began his career as a consultant with McKinsey. Served as a Non-Executive Director of Eniro AB and Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget SCA. Holds a BSc from Stockholm School of Economics, an MSc from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, and gained an MBA from Harvard Business School as a Fulbright Scholar.

Duncan Palmer

Mr. Duncan J. Palmer is no longer a Executive Director of Reed Elsevier PLC., effective September 24, 2014. He resigned as Chief Financial Officer of the Company September 2013. He is Non-Executive Director of Oshkosh Corporation. Prior to joining Reed Elsevier was Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President of Owens Corning Inc. from 2007, having previously held various senior finance positions within Royal Dutch Shell for 20 years in the UK, the Netherlands and the US. He holds an MA in mathematics from Cambridge University and an MBA from Stanford University. He is a UK-qualified Chartered Management Accountant.

Henry Udow

Mr. Henry Udow is Chief Legal Officer and Company Secretary of Reed Elsevier PLC. He was most recently Chief Legal Officer and Company Secretary of Cadbury plc until its takeover by Kraft last year. A US citizen who is admitted to the Bar of New York State, he has been resident in London for the past 17 years. Having started his legal career as a securities and M&A lawyer at Shearman & Sterling in New York and London, Hank spent over 20 years at Cadbury where he acquired substantial experience managing global legal and M&A departments, becoming Chief Legal Officer and Company Secretary in 2005. In 2009 the National Law Journal named Hank as one of the 20 most influential general counsel in America.

Wolfart Hauser

Mr. Wolfhart G. Hauser is Non-Executive Director of Reed Elsevier PLC. He is Chief Executive Officer of Intertek Group plc. Was Chairman of Dragenopharm GmbH & Co AG from 2002 to 2006. Prior to that he was Chief Executive Officer of TÜV Suddeutschland AG between 1998 and 2002 and Chief Executive Officer of TÜV Product Services GmbH for 10 years. Served as a Non-Executive Director of Logica Plc and Intertek Group plc before his current position at the company.

Adrian Hennah

Mr. Adrian N. Hennah is Non-Executive Independent Director of Reed Elsenier PLC. He is Chief Financial Officer of Reckitt Benckiser Group plc having been Chief Financial Officer of Smith & Nephew plc from 2006 to 2012. Before that was Chief Financial Officer of Invensys plc having previously held various senior finance and management positions within GlaxoSmithKline for 18 years.

Lisa Hook

Ms. Lisa A. Hook is Non-Executive Independent Director of Reed Elsevier PLC. She is Senior Independent Director, President and Chief Executive Officer of Neustar Inc. and a Director of Island Press. Was President and Chief Executive Officer at Sun Rocket Inc. Before that was President of AOL Broadband, Premium and Developer Services. Prior to joining AOL, was a founding partner at Brera Capital Partners LLC. Previously Chief Operating Officer of Time Warner Telecommunications and has served as senior advisor to the Federal Communications Commission Chairman and a senior counsel to Viacom Cable. Formerly a Director of The Ocean Foundation.

Robert Polet

Mr. Robert B. Polet is Non-Executive Independent Director of Reed Elsevier PLC. He serves as Chairman of Safilo Group S.p.A. and a Non-Executive Director of Philip Morris International Inc, William Grant & Sons Limited, Scotch and Soda NV and Crown Topco Limited, parent company of Vertu. Member of the Supervisory Board of Nyenrode Foundation. Was President and Chief Executive Officer of Gucci Group from 2004 to 2011, having previously spent 26 years at Unilever working in a variety of marketing and senior executive positions throughout the world, including President of Unilever’s Worldwide Ice Cream and Frozen Foods division. Formerly a Non-Executive Director of Wilderness Holdings Limited.

Linda Sanford

Ms. Linda S. Sanford has been appointed as Non-Executive Independent Director of Reed Elsevier PLC., with effect from 4 December 2012. She is Senior Vice President, Enterprise Transformation, IBM Corporation. Serves on the board of directors of The Business Council of New York State and the Partnership for New York City. Also serves on the board of trustees of the State University of New York, St. John’s University, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and the New York Hall of Science. Was a Non-Executive Director of ITT Corporation until May 2013.

Ben van der Veer

Mr. Ben van der Veer is Non-Executive Independent Director of Reed Elsevier PLC. He is Member of the Supervisory Boards of Aegon NV, TomTom NV and Koninklijke FrieslandCampina NV. Was Chairman of the Executive Board of KPMG in the Netherlands and a member of the management committee of the KPMG International board until his retirement in 2008, having joined KPMG in 1976. Formerly a member of the Supervisory Board of Siemens Nederland NV.

Colin Tennant

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