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DLA Piper Legal Services In 2021, DLA Piper is advising Philip Morris International on its recommended public offer for Vectura Group plc, a public limited company whose shares are listed on the Official List of the London Stock Exchange. [1] 2021
American Election Services, LLC Professional Services Linda Piscadlo from American Election Services, LLC was the Inspector of Election at the 2021 Philip Morris International Virtual Annual Meeting of Shareholders in May 2021. [2] 2021
Value Balancing Alliance CSR Philip Morris International supporting the Value Balancing Alliance. The nature of the partnership beyond public statement is unclear. [3] 2019
Carto Research Philip Morris International partnered with the anti-littering NGO Litterati, data analyst CARTO, and high-tech clean city expert Cortexia to develop a global plastic litter model that will allow us to calculate the annual plastic litter footprint and measure plastic litter prevalence. [4] 2021
Cortexia Research Philip Morris International partnered with the anti-littering NGO Litterati, data analyst CARTO, and high-tech clean city expert Cortexia to develop a global plastic litter model that will allow us to calculate the annual plastic litter footprint and measure plastic litter prevalence. [5] 2021
Litterati Research Philip Morris International partnered with the anti-littering NGO Litterati, data analyst CARTO, and high-tech clean city expert Cortexia to develop a global plastic litter model that will allow us to calculate the annual plastic litter footprint and measure plastic litter prevalence. [6] 2021
Social Accountability International Research Philip Morris International partnered with Social Accountability International, which in conjunction with the Anker Research Network will be conducting living income benchmark studies studies in its sourcing markets. [7] 2021
Anker Research Network Research Philip Morris International partnered with Social Accountability International, which in conjunction with the Anker Research Network will be conducting living income benchmark studies studies in its sourcing markets. [8] 2021
International Code of Conduct Association CSR Philip Morris International partnered with the organisation to provide targeted human rights training. [9] 2021
Responsible Business Alliance CSR Philip Morris International claims to have participated in several responsible sourcing initiatives, including the Responsible Business Alliance Foundation’s Responsible Minerals Initiative, and continued our work on the RBA Foundation’s Responsible Workplace Program. [10] 2021
Azuri Seed funding The company has received funding from PM Equity Partner (PMEP), a corporate venture capital arm of Philip Morris International. The USD 150 million fund invests in technologies and businesses aligned with Philip Morris International so-called "smoke-free future". [11] 2020
Biofourmis Seed funding The company has received funding from PM Equity Partner (PMEP), a corporate venture capital arm of Philip Morris International. The USD 150 million fund invests in technologies and businesses aligned with Philip Morris International so-called "smoke-free future". [12] 2020
Biognosys Seed funding The company has received funding from PM Equity Partner (PMEP), a corporate venture capital arm of Philip Morris International. The USD 150 million fund invests in technologies and businesses aligned with Philip Morris International so-called "smoke-free future". [13] 2020
BOW Group Seed funding The company has received funding from PM Equity Partner (PMEP), a corporate venture capital arm of Philip Morris International. The USD 150 million fund invests in technologies and businesses aligned with Philip Morris International so-called "smoke-free future". [14] 2020
COMETBIO Seed funding The company has received funding from PM Equity Partner (PMEP), a corporate venture capital arm of Philip Morris International. The USD 150 million fund invests in technologies and businesses aligned with Philip Morris International so-called "smoke-free future". [15] 2020
Domisphere Seed funding The company has received funding from PM Equity Partner (PMEP), a corporate venture capital arm of Philip Morris International. The USD 150 million fund invests in technologies and businesses aligned with Philip Morris International so-called "smoke-free future". [16] 2020
Softhale Seed funding The company has received funding from PM Equity Partner (PMEP), a corporate venture capital arm of Philip Morris International. The USD 150 million fund invests in technologies and businesses aligned with Philip Morris International so-called "smoke-free future". [17] 2020
TreeTech Seed funding The company has received funding from PM Equity Partner (PMEP), a corporate venture capital arm of Philip Morris International. The USD 150 million fund invests in technologies and businesses aligned with Philip Morris International so-called "smoke-free future". [18] 2020
PricewaterhouseCoopers Auditor PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC) are Philip Morris International's current auditors.[19] Appointed at the 2017 annual shareholder meeting. In 2017 PWC were selected by the office of the Directorate-General for Health and Food Safety, European Parliament, to perform an implementation study on ‘track and trace’ solutions in the tobacco industry. A question was raised if there would be a conflict of interest since PricewaterhouseCoopers offers it's own "track and trace" solution already and would potentially be in a position to audit themselves.[20] 2019
EY U.S. Auditor The Foundation for a Smoke-Free World used EY U.S. as the Foundation auditor in 2019. [21] 2019
Morgan Stanley Event Philip Morris International presented at the Morgan Stanley Global Consumer & Retail Conference in New York, December 2019. [22]

In May 2019, Philip Morris International Chief Financial Officer Martin King addressed investors at the Goldman Sachs Global Staples Forum in New York. [23]

2019
Crime Stoppers International Event Alvise Giustiniani, VP Illicit Trade Prevention, Philip Morris international was invited to give a presentation at the Crime Stoppers International conference in October 2018.[24] 2018
KPMG Contractor A KPMG conducted a study for British American Tobacco, Imperial Tobacco, Japan Tobacco International and Philip Morris International that revealed one in every ten cigarettes consumed in the European Union in 2013 were illicit. [25]

Philip Morris International has commissioned KPMG to produce the report again in 2019 [26] and 2020. [27]

2019
Banco Santander, S.A Contractor NA 2019
Barclays Bank PLC Joint Book-Running Manager Barclays Bank PLC is listed as one of Philip Morris International's Joint Book-Running Managers in the company's Final Term Sheet dated 29 July 2019. [28] 2019
Credit Suisse Securities (Europe) Limited Joint Book-Running Manager Credit Suisse Securities (Europe) Limited is listed as one of Philip Morris International's Joint Book-Running Managers in the company's Final Term Sheet dated 29 July 2019.[28] 2019
Deutsche Bank AG, London Branch Joint Book-Running Manager Deutsche Bank AG, London Branch is listed as one of Philip Morris International's Joint Book-Running Managers in the company's Final Term Sheet dated 29 July 2019.[28] 2019
HSBC Bank plc Joint Book-Running Manager HSBC Bank plc is listed as one of Philip Morris International's Joint Book-Running Managers in the company's Final Term Sheet dated 29 July 2019.[28] 2019
J.P. Morgan Securities plc Joint Book-Running Manager J.P. Morgan Securities plc is listed as one of Philip Morris International's Joint Book-Running Managers in the company's Final Term Sheet dated 29 July 2019.[28] 2019
Société Générale Joint Book-Running Manager Société Générale is listed as one of Philip Morris International's Joint Book-Running Managers in the company's Final Term Sheet dated 29 July 2019.[28] 2019
Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria S.A. Joint Book-Running Manager Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria S.A. is listed as one of Philip Morris International's Joint Book-Running Managers in the company's Final Term Sheet dated 29 July 2019.[28] 2019
UBS AG, London Branch Joint Book-Running Manager UBS AG, London Branch is listed as one of Philip Morris International's Joint Book-Running Managers in the company's Final Term Sheet dated 29 July 2019.[28] 2019
Baker & Hostetler LLP Legal support The Foundation paid the law firm USD 2.11 million in 2018 in legal fees. In 2015, the law firm represented Philip Morris International and other tobacco companies in arbitration over proposed adjustments to the Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement. [29]:1 2019
EY Parthenon Research In 2018 and 2019, EY Parthenon was commissioned to produce a report for the Foundation for A Smoke-Free World with a supportive messaging of PMI’s lobbying. [30] 2019
  1. DLA Piper website, DLA Piper advising PMI on its GBP1 billion competitive offer for Vectura Group plc, 9 July 2021, Accessed 9 August 2021
  2. Philip Morris International, Virtual Annual Meeting of Shareholders, 5 May 2021, p.2, Accessed 22 July 2021
  3. Value Balancing,Philip Morris International supporting the Value Balancing Alliance, 16 December 2019, Accessed 14 July 2021
  4. Philip Morris International, Report 2020, p.113, May 2021, Accessed 14 July 2021
  5. Philip Morris International, Report 2020, p.113, May 2021, Accessed 14 July 2021
  6. Philip Morris International, Report 2020, p.113, May 2021, Accessed 14 July 2021
  7. Philip Morris International, Report 2020, p.83, May 2021, Accessed 14 July 2021
  8. Philip Morris International, Report 2020, p.83, May 2021, Accessed 14 July 2021
  9. Philip Morris International, Report 2020, p.71, May 2021, Accessed 14 July 2021
  10. Philip Morris International, Report 2020, p.64, May 2021, Accessed 14 July 2021
  11. PM Equity Partner, About us, Accessed 2 December 2020
  12. PM Equity Partner, About us, Accessed 2 December 2020
  13. PM Equity Partner, About us, Accessed 2 December 2020
  14. PM Equity Partner, About us, Accessed 2 December 2020
  15. PM Equity Partner, About us, Accessed 2 December 2020
  16. PM Equity Partner, About us, Accessed 2 December 2020
  17. PM Equity Partner, About us, Accessed 2 December 2020
  18. PM Equity Partner, About us, Accessed 2 December 2020
  19. Phillip Morris International, CORPORATE GOVERNANCE Corporate Audit & Our Auditors, Accessed September 2018
  20. European Parliament, Subject: Conflict of interest between PwC and tobacco industry, December 2016, Accessed September 2018
  21. Foundation for a Smoke-Free World, Return of Private Foundation, April 2019, p. 16, Accessed 9 July 2019
  22. Philip Morris International Inc. Presents at the Morgan Stanley Global Consumer & Retail Conference; Reaffirms 2018 Full-Year Reported Diluted EPS Guidance, Business Wire, November 2018, Accessed 28 November 2018
  23. Business Wire website, Philip Morris International Inc. Presents at Goldman Sachs Global Staples Forum, 14 May 2019, Accessed 8 June 2019
  24. Crime Stoppers International website, Crime Stoppers International Hosts 39th Annual Conference, 2018, Accessed 19 February 2020
  25. Japan Tobacco International, One in Ten Cigarettes Consumed in the EU in 2013 Were Illegal; Dramatic Rise in Consumption of ‘Illicit Whites’, June 2014, Accessed 26 October 2018
  26. Philip Morris International website, Philip Morris International: New Report Exposes Continued Impact of Illicit Tobacco Trade in the European Union, 6 June 2019, Accessed 13 June 2019
  27. PHILIP MORRIS REPORT SAYS ILLICIT CIGARETTE TRADE IS GROWING, 21 June 2020, Accessed 20 July 2020
  28. 28.0 28.1 28.2 28.3 28.4 28.5 28.6 28.7 Philip Morris International website, FINAL TERM SHEET, 29 July 2019, Accessed 13 September 2019
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  30. Foundation for A Smoke-Free World, Smoking Cessation Products and Services Global Landscape Analysis, August 2018, Accessed 18 May 2021