Appointment of Jérôme COTTIN-BIZONNE, Victor JEREZ, Guillaume GIRARD-REYDET, Sébastien MOUQUET and Antonio LILLO
Jérôme will meet up with Marc in La Havana as of 1st October in order to ensure a progressive handover with the Havana Club International teams and with our partner Cuba Ron. He will report to Thierry Billot, Managing Director, Brands.
Victor JEREZ, currently Managing Director of Pernod Ricard Polska (Wyborowa SA), is appointed Audit & Business Development Director of Pernod Ricard, effective 1st October 2011.
He will report to Gilles Bogaert, Managing Director, Finance.
He will report to Laurent Lacassagne, Chairman & CEO of Pernod Ricard Europe and will be a member of the Pernod Ricard Europe Regional Executive Committee.
Sébastien MOUQUET, currently Commercial Director of Pernod Ricard España, is appointed National Sales Director of Ricard Company, effective 1st October 2011.
He will report to Philippe Savinel, Chairman & CEO of Ricard Company and will be a member of the Ricard Company Executive Committee.
Antonio LILLO, currently National Sales Director On-Trade at Pernod Ricard España, is appointed Commercial Director of Pernod Ricard España, effective 1st October 2011.
He will report to Philippe Coutin, Managing Director of Pernod Ricard España and will be a member of the Executive Committee.
About Pernod RicardPernod Ricard is the world’s co-leader in wines and spirits with consolidated sales of € 7,643 million in 2010/11. Created in 1975 by the merger of Ricard and Pernod, the Group has undergone sustained development, based on both organic growth and acquisitions: Seagram (2001), Allied Domecq (2005) and Vin & Sprit (2008). Pernod Ricard holds one of the most prestigious brand portfolios in the sector: ABSOLUT Vodka, Ricard pastis, Ballantine’s, Chivas Regal, Royal Salute and The Glenlivet Scotch whiskies, Jameson Irish whiskey, Martell cognac, Havana Club rum, Beefeater gin, Kahlúa and Malibu liqueurs, Mumm and Perrier-Jouët champagnes, as well Jacob’s Creek, Brancott Estate (formerly Montana), Campo Viejo and Graffigna wines. Pernod Ricard employs a workforce of nearly 18,000 people and operates through a decentralised organisation, with 6 “Brand Companies” and 70 “Market Companies” established in each key market. Pernod Ricard is strongly committed to a sustainable development policy and encourages responsible consumption. Pernod Ricard’s strategy and ambition are based on 3 key values that guide its expansion: entrepreneurial spirit, mutual trust and a strong sense of ethics.
Pernod Ricard is listed on the NYSE Euronext exchange (Ticker: RI; ISIN code: FR0000120693) and is a member of the CAC 40 index.
Contacts Pernod Ricard
- Jean TOUBOUL / Financial Communication – Investor Relations VP
Tel: +33 (0)1 41 00 41 71
- Stéphanie SCHROEDER / External Communications Deputy Director
Tel: +33 (0)1 41 00 42 74
- Alison DONOHOE / Investor Relations
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- Florence TARON / Press Relations Manager
Tel: +33 (0)1 41 00 40 88