Partners


Robin Goetzsche Profile

Robin Goetzsche

Experienced CEO of Multi-beverage Businesses.

30 years' experience in SABMiller, initially in commercial roles, transitioning into Managing Director of the East African businesses. Thereafter seconded to JV partner Anadolu Efes to Russia and then as Beer President and CEO of the group, across Turkey, Russia and CIS region.

Main areas of expertise

Strategic leadership of a group of beverage businesses in highly competitive markets, with continual regulatory scrutiny. Strong general management leadership across all business functions


Craig McDougall Profile

Craig McDougall

Experienced MD/Operations Director

30 years' experience in SABMiller, initially in logistics/ commercial roles in SA, progressing to M.D. in the international division. Thereafter operations director in Africa & Asia responsible for multi beverage units. For the past 5 years been managing his own management consulting business and serving as a non-executive director.

Main areas of expertise

Manufacturing business unit general management across all disciplines with specific experience in business start-up, company upgrades and interim management interventions


Grant Harries Profile

Grant Harries

Globally Experienced Managing Director

33 years of experience in SABMiller, initially in commercial roles, transitioning to managing director roles in Central America (Honduras), Russia, Peru and Colombia. In addition time was spent running projects both M&A and Commercial for Europe whilst based in Switzerland.

Main areas of expertise

Cross functional leadership, with a bias towards growing the top-line through best in class marketing and route to market practices. Strong back office process management skills that supports delivery and speed to market and a proactive financial management style to ensure ongoing delivery and improvement of the bottom line.


Mark Hobbs Profile

Mark Hobbs

Seasoned International Management Professional

Mark has accumulated over 35 years of broad based experience with various leading local and international companies in the white goods, liquid food processing & packaging, pulp and paper, mining, retail and IT industries, spanning multiple cultures, continents and business disciplines.

Main areas of expertise

Strong background and experience in Management Consulting and practical implementation of Strategy Planning, Sales and Marketing, Change Management, IT(SAP) Process design and implementation. The emphasis on ensuring proactive delivery and operationalisation of strategic objectives


Gareth Jones Profile

Gareth Jones

Experienced Commercial Leader

Gareth has 19 years' experience with SABMiller in various operations, sales and General Management roles. He worked in the South African market for 15 years before being seconded to SABMiller's Kenyan operation as General Manager. Gareth then moved to Tanzania (SABMiller's largest African business outside of South Africa) as Sales and Distribution Director.

Main areas of expertise

Gareth's core competencies lie in the areas of distribution / route to market and sales force design as well as sales force effectiveness.