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James McCann

Vice Chairperson and Lead Independent Director

James F. McCann has served on the IGT PLC board of directors since April 2015, and currently serves as Lead Independent Director and is Chair of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee. He is the founder and executive chairman of 1-800-Flowers.com, Inc.

McCann also serves as a director for Amyris, Inc. (since 2019) and Scott’s Miracle-Gro (since 2014). He previously served as a director and compensation committee member of IGT’s predecessor Lottomatica S.p.A. (from August 2006 to April 2011), as a chairperson, presiding independent director and director of Willis Towers Watson and its predecessors (2004-2019), and as a director of Gateway, Inc. and The Boyds Collection, Ltd.