Biography

Coleman N. Lannum

Vice President, Investor Relations

Coleman N. Lannum is Vice President of Investor Relations of Covidien plc, a position he has held since joining the Company in September 2006.

In this position, Mr. Lannum is responsible for developing Covidien’s relationship with shareholders and institutional investors and plays a key role in shaping corporate strategy.

Previously, Mr. Lannum held executive-level portfolio manager roles in the professional money management business at American Express and Putnam Investments. Earlier in his career, he led investor relations at Mallinckrodt, Inc., and he served as Senior Investment Officer at Boatmen’s Trust Company and an equity analyst at Edward Jones and Company.

A Chartered Financial Analyst, Mr. Lannum has won numerous awards for his work in Investor Relations. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Washington University’s Olin School of Business and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Texas A&M University’s Mays Business School.