British American Tobacco (BTI)

Filed: 18 Nov 20, 3:32pm
Exhibit 1

British American Tobacco p.l.c. (the “Company”)

Notification and public disclosure of transactions by persons discharging managerial responsibilities and persons closely associated with them

1Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely associated
a)NameHolly Keller Koeppel
2Reason for the notification
a)Position/statusNon-Executive Director
b)Initial notification /AmendmentInitial notification
3Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor
a)NameBritish American Tobacco p.l.c.
4Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where transactions have been conducted
a)Description of the financial instrument, type of instrumentDeferred Stock Units (“DSUs”) tracking the value of British American Tobacco p.l.c. American Depositary Shares (“ADSs”) in accordance with the terms of the Reynolds American Inc. (“RAI”) Amended and Restated Deferred Compensation Plan.
 Identification codeN/A because the transaction relates to financial instruments linked to the issuer's ADSs
b)Nature of the transactionCredit of additional DSUs by reference to the value of dividends declared on the ADSs underlying the DSUs.
c)Price(s) and volume(s)    
Aggregated information
- Aggregated volume
- Price
e)Date of the transaction2020-11-17
f)Place of the transactionOutside a trading venue

Name of officer of issuer responsible for making notification: Oliver Martin

Date of notification: 18 November 2020