Ivan Menezes – Chairman & Trustee, Movement to Work | Chief Executive, Diageo plc

Ivan Menezes has been Chief Executive, Diageo plc since 1 July 2013. Ivan joined Diageo in 1997 and held various senior management positions with Guinness and then Diageo.

Prior to his appointment as COO in March 2012, Ivan was President and CEO of Diageo North America for eight years. During this period he was also made Chairman, Asia Pacific from October 2008 and Chairman, Latin America & the Caribbean from July 2011. Ivan became Chairman of Movement to Work in May 2017.

In September 2017, he became Chair of the CEO Group at the International Alliance for Responsible Drinking, a global not-for-profit organization dedicated to addressing harmful drinking and promoting responsible drinking.

He serves as a non-executive director of Coach, Inc. in the United States, is a member of the Scotch Whisky Association Council and sits on the Advisory Council of the China-Britain Business Council. Ivan is married with 2 children.