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Larry J. Merlo

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Larry J. Merlo, President and Chief Executive Officer of CVS Health Corporation

Director since May 2010

Age 64

Mr. Merlo has been Chief Executive Officer of CVS Health Corporation since March 2011 and President of CVS Health Corporation since May 2010. Mr. Merlo formerly served as Chief Operating Officer of CVS Health Corporation from May 2010 through March 2011 and was President of CVS/pharmacy – Retail from January 2007 through January 2010; and Executive Vice President - Stores of CVS Corporation from April 2000 to January 2007.

Mr. Merlo has been with CVS and its subsidiaries for nearly 40 years, and provides the Board with invaluable experience and insight into the retail drugstore and health care industries. Mr. Merlo has a track record of achievement and innovation demonstrated during his long tenure with CVS Health. He has a proven history of developing talented leaders, and is a recognized thought leader in the health care industry.