Ivan Menezes

Chief Executive

Ivan Menezes

Ivan Menezes was appointed Chief Executive of Diageo plc in July 2013, having been an Executive Director since July 2012.

Current external appointments

  • Chairman of the Council – Scotch Whisky Association
  • Non-Executive Director – Tapestry Inc.
  • Member of the Global Advisory Board – Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University
  • Trustee - Movement to Work 
  • Member - International Alliance for Responsible Drinking, CEO Group 

Previous Diageo roles

  • Chief Operating Officer – Diageo plc
  • President – North America
  • Chairman – Diageo Asia Pacific
  • Chairman – Diageo Latin America and Caribbean
  • Senior management positions – Guinness and then Diageo

Previous relevant experience

  • Marketing and strategy roles – Nestlé, Booz Allen Hamilton Inc. and Whirlpool