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Templeton Dragon Fund Inc (TDF)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Rupert Johnson

77 2013 Chairman of the Board, Vice President

Mark Mobius

81 2002 President, Chief Executive Officer - Investment Management

Mark Otani

49 2009 Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer, Treasurer

Laura Fergerson

55 2009 Chief Executive Officer - Finance and Administration

Robert Rosselot

57 2013 Chief Compliance Officer

Lori Weber

53 2013 Vice President, Secretary

Alison Baur

53 2012 Vice President, Assistant Secretary

Aliya Gordon

44 2009 Vice President, Assistant Secretary

Steven Gray

62 2009 Vice President, Assistant Secretary

Kimberly Novotny

45 2013 Vice President, Assistant Secretary

Karen Skidmore

65 2009 Vice President, Assistant Secretary

Navid Tofigh

45 2015 Vice President, Assistant Secretary

Craig Tyle

57 2005 Vice President, Assistant Secretary

Robert Lim

69 2016 Vice President — AML Compliance

Edith Holiday

65 2007 Lead Independent Director

Gregory Johnson

56 2006 Director

Harris Ashton

85 1994 Independent Director

Ann Bates

59 2008 Independent Director

Mary Choksi

67 2016 Independent Director

J. Michael Luttig

63 2009 Independent Director

David Niemiec

68 2005 Independent Director

Larry Thompson

71 2005 Independent Director

Constantine Tseretopoulos

63 1998 Independent Director

Robert Wade

71 2006 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Rupert Johnson

Mr. Rupert H. Johnson, Jr. is Chairman of the Board, Vice President of the Company. He has been Chairman of the Board and Director since 2013 and Vice President since 1996. He has been Chairman of the Board, Member—Office of the Chairman, Director, President and Chief Executive Officer, Franklin Resources, Inc.; officer and/or director or trustee, as the case may be, of some of the other subsidiaries of Franklin Resources, Inc. and of 44 of the investment companies in Franklin Templeton Investments; and Vice Chairman, Investment Company Institute.

Mark Mobius

Mr. Mark J. Mobius is President, Chief Executive Officer - Investment Management of the Company. He is President since 1994 and Chief Executive Officer—Investment Management since 2002. He has been Portfolio Manager of various Templeton advisory affiliates; Managing Director, Templeton Asset Management Ltd.; and officer and/or director, as the case may be, of some of the other subsidiaries of Franklin Resources, Inc. and of six of the investment companies in Franklin Templeton Investments.

Mark Otani

Mr. Mark H. Otani is Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer, Treasurer of the Company. He has been Director, Global Fund Accounting Operations, Franklin Templeton Investments; and officer of 14 of the investment companies in Franklin Templeton Investments.

Laura Fergerson

Ms. Laura F. Fergerson is Chief Executive Officer - Finance and Administration of the Company. She has been Senior Vice President, Franklin Templeton Services, LLC; and officer of 46 of the investment companies in Franklin Templeton Investments; and formerly, Director and member of Audit and Valuation Committees, Runkel Funds, Inc. (2003-2004); Assistant Treasurer of most of the investment companies in Franklin Templeton Investments (1997-2003); and Vice President, Franklin Templeton Services, LLC (1997-2003).

Robert Rosselot

Mr. Robert C. Rosselot is Chief Compliance Officer of the Company. He has been Director, Global Compliance, Franklin Templeton Investments; Vice President, Franklin Templeton Companies, LLC; officer of 46 of the investment companies in Franklin Templeton Investments; and formerly, Senior Associate General Counsel, Franklin Templeton Investments (2007–2013); and Secretary and Vice President, Templeton Group of Funds (2004–2013).

Lori Weber

Mr. Lori A. Weber is Vice President, Secretary of the Company. He is Vice President since 2011 and Secretary since 2013. He also serves as Senior Associate General Counsel, Franklin Templeton Investments; Assistant Secretary, Franklin Resources, Inc.; Vice President and Secretary, Templeton Investment Counsel, LLC; Vice President, Fiduciary Trust International of the South; and officer of 46 of the investment companies in Franklin Templeton Investments.

Alison Baur

Mr. Alison E. Baur is Vice President, Assistant Secretary of the Company. He also serves as Deputy General Counsel, Franklin Templeton Investments; and officer of some of the other subsidiaries of Franklin Resources, Inc. and of 46 of the investment companies in Franklin Templeton Investments.

Aliya Gordon

Mr. Aliya S. Gordon is Vice President, Assistant Secretary of the Company. He is Senior Associate General Counsel, Franklin Templeton Investments; officer of 46 of the investment companies in Franklin Templeton Investments; and formerly, Litigation Associate, Steefel, Levitt & Weiss, LLP (2000–2004).

Steven Gray

Mr. Steven J. Gray is Vice President, Assistant Secretary of the Company. He has been Senior Associate General Counsel, Franklin Templeton Investments; Vice President, Franklin Templeton Distributors, Inc. and Franklin Alternative Strategies Advisers, LLC; and officer of 46 of the investment companies in Franklin Templeton Investments.

Kimberly Novotny

Mr. Kimberly H. Novotny is Vice President, Assistant Secretary of the Company. He also serves as Associate General Counsel, Franklin Templeton Investments; Vice President and Secretary, Fiduciary Trust International of the South; Vice President, Templeton Investment Counsel, LLC; Assistant Secretary, Franklin Resources, Inc.; and officer of 46 of the investment companies in Franklin Templeton Investments.

Karen Skidmore

Ms. Karen L. Skidmore is Vice President, Assistant Secretary of the Company. She has been Senior Associate General Counsel, Franklin Templeton Investments; and officer of 46 of the investment companies in Franklin Templeton Investments.

Navid Tofigh

Mr. Navid J. Tofigh is Vice President, Assistant Secretary of the Company. He serves as Associate General Counsel, Franklin Templeton Investments; and officer of 45 of the investment companies in Franklin Templeton Investments.

Craig Tyle

Mr. Craig Steven Tyle is Vice President, Assistant Secretary of the Company. He was General Counsel and Executive Vice President, Franklin Resources, Inc.; and officer of some of the other subsidiaries of Franklin Resources, Inc. and of 46 of the investment companies in Franklin Templeton Investments.

Robert Lim

Mr. Robert Lim is Vice President — AML Compliance of the Company. He serves as Portfolio Manager of various Templeton advisory affiliates; Executive Chairman, Templeton Emerging Markets Group; and officer and/or director, as the case may be, of some of the other subsidiaries of Franklin Resources, Inc. and of five of the investment companies in Franklin Templeton Investments.

Edith Holiday

Ms. Edith E. Holiday, J.D. is Lead Independent Director of the Company. She serves as Hess Corporation (exploration and refining of oil and gas) (1993–present), Canadian National Railway (railroad) (2001–present), White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. (holding company) (2004–present), Santander Consumer USA Holdings, Inc. (consumer finance) (2016–present), RTI International Metals, Inc. (manufacture and distribution of titanium) (1999–2015) and H.J. Heinz Company (processed foods and allied products) (1994–2013). She served as Director since 1996 and Lead Independent Director since 2007. She served as Director or Trustee of various companies and trusts; and formerly, Assistant to the President of the United States and Secretary of the Cabinet (1990-1993); General Counsel to the United States Treasury Department (1989-1990); and Counselor to the Secretary and Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs and Public Liaison"United States Treasury Department (1988-1989).

Gregory Johnson

Mr. Gregory E. Johnson is Director of the Company. He was Chairman of the Board, Member—Office of the Chairman, Director, President and Chief Executive Officer, Franklin Resources, Inc.; officer and/or director or trustee, as the case may be, of some of the other subsidiaries of Franklin Resources, Inc. and of 44 of the investment companies in Franklin Templeton Investments; and Vice Chairman, Investment Company Institute.

Harris Ashton

Mr. Harris J. Ashton is Independent Director of the Company. He has been Director of various companies; and formerly, Director, RBC Holdings, Inc. (bank holding company) (until 2002); and President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board, General Host Corporation (nursery and craft centers) (until 1998).

Ann Bates

Ms. Ann Torre Bates is Independent Director of the Company. She is Ares Capital Corporation (specialty finance company) (2010–present), United Natural Foods, Inc. (distributor of natural, organic and specialty foods) (2013–present), Allied Capital Corporation (financial services) (2003–2010), SLM Corporation (Sallie Mae) (1997–2014) and Navient Corporation (loan management, servicing and asset recovery) (2014–2016). She serves as Director of various companies; and formerly, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, NHP Incorporated (manager of multifamily housing) (1995–1997); and Vice President and Treasurer, US Airways, Inc. (until 1995).

Mary Choksi

Ms. Mary C. Choksi is Independent Director of the Company. She serves as Avis Budget Group Inc. (car rental) (2007–present), Omnicom Group Inc. (advertising and marketing communications services) (2011–present) and H.J. Heinz Company (processed foods and allied products) (1998–2006). Senior Advisor, Strategic Investment Group (investment management group) (2015–present); director of various companies; and formerly, Founding Partner and Senior Managing Director, Strategic Investment Group (1987–2015); Founding Partner and Managing Director, Emerging Markets Management LLC (investment management firm) (1987–2011); and Loan Officer/Senior Loan Officer/Senior Pension Investment Officer, World Bank Group (international financial institution) (1977–1987).

J. Michael Luttig

Mr. J. Michael Luttig is Independent Director of the Company. He served as Boeing Capital Corporation (aircraft financing) (2006–2013). He serves as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and member of the Executive Council, The Boeing Company (aerospace company); and formerly, Federal Appeals Court Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit (1991–2006).

David Niemiec

Mr. David W. Niemiec is Independent Director of the Company. He is Advisor, Saratoga Partners (private equity fund); and formerly, Managing Director, Saratoga Partners (1998–2001) and SBC Warburg Dillon Read (investment banking) (1997–1998); Vice Chairman, Dillon, Read & Co. Inc. (investment banking) (1991–1997); and Chief Financial Officer, Dillon, Read & Co. Inc. (1982–1997). He serves as Hess Midstream Partners LP (oil and gas midstream infrastructure) (April 2017).

Larry Thompson

Mr. Larry D. Thompson is Independent Director of the Company. He served as Director of various companies; John A. Sibley Professor of Corporate and Business Law, University of Georgia School of Law (January 2015; previously 2011–2012); and formerly, Executive Vice President—Government Affairs, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, PepsiCo, Inc. (consumer products) (2012–2014); Senior Vice President—Government Affairs, General Counsel and Secretary, PepsiCo, Inc. (2004–2011); Senior Fellow of The Brookings Institution (2003–2004); Visiting Professor, University of Georgia School of Law (2004); and Deputy Attorney General, U.S. Department of Justice (2001–2003). He serves as The Southern Company (energy company) (2014–present; previously 2010–2012), Graham Holdings Company (education and media organization) (2011–present) and Cbeyond, Inc. (business communications provider) (2010–2012).

Constantine Tseretopoulos

Mr. Constantine D. Tseretopoulos is Independent Director of the Company. He is Physician, Chief of Staff, owner and operator of the Lyford Cay Hospital (1987–present); director of various nonprofit organizations; and formerly, Cardiology Fellow, University of Maryland (1985–1987); and Internal Medicine Resident, Greater Baltimore Medical Center (1982–1985).

Robert Wade

Mr. Robert E. Wade is Independent Director of the Company. He is Attorney at law engaged in private practice (1972–2008) and member of various boards. He serves as Hess Midstream Partners LP (oil and gas midstream infrastructure) (April 2017).