About us

About us

Founded in 1902, our company continues to go from strength to strength thanks to market-leading brands, a successful strategy, talented people and our purpose to build A Better Tomorrow™.

Transforming tobacco

A Better Tomorrow™

At the heart of our evolved strategy is our purpose to build A Better Tomorrow™ for all our stakeholders.

Sustainable approach

Sustainability: front and centre

We are transitioning from being a business where sustainability has always been important to one where it is front and centre in all that we do.

People and culture

The people behind our business

Great people are key to our success and we’re proud to be recognised as one of the world’s top employers.

Leadership at BAT

Strategic direction

Meet the people driving the strategic direction of our company.

Commitment to integrity

Commitment to transparency

We are committed to good corporate governance across all aspects of our business.

Policies principles and standards

Governing our business

The policies, principles and standards that guide how we operate.

McLaren partnership

Our partnership

A collaboration rooted in advanced technology and innovation, supporting our purpose to deliver A Better Tomorrow™.

Our history

Our history

We were founded in 1902 – find out what’s happened in the past 119 years.

Podcast mixing desk

Management Board Unplugged

Catch the latest episode of our podcast series, which sees our global graduates in conversation with our senior leaders.