Beam Suntory Inc. has simplified its International region structure and promoted leaders in key business units and markets. Effective April 1st, the International region was realigned from six business units to three: Asia Pacific and Global Travel Retail; Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA); and India. At the same time, its Japan region will now also include its China business unit.
As a result of the restructure, John Rosair, Managing Director – Oceania, has been promoted to Managing Director, Asia Pacific & Global Travel Retail. Rosair has led the company’s Oceania business since 2015, and will relocate to Singapore for the new role.
Andrea Parker, Commercial Director for Global Travel Retail, APAC, will succeed Rosair as Managing Director, Oceania, effective July 1st. Parker has led Beam Suntory’s Global Travel Retail business in the Asia Pacific since 2016.
The company will also consolidate its Western Europe, and Alliance & Emerging Markets business units under the leadership of Yuri Grebenkin.
Nadim Assi will continue to lead South and Central America as VP, CFO International and Managing Director, South and Central America.
Beam Suntory’s third operating region is its North America region, comprised of the United States, Canada and Mexico, under the leadership of President North America Greg Hughes.