Carlsberg Group today announces that Jessica Spence will join the Group’s Executive Committee (ExCom) from 1 March 2018 as Chief Commercial Officer.
Jessica joined the Carlsberg Group’s Asia region as Vice President Commercial in 2012, and she has since 2015 been globally responsible for the Group’s commercial function. Prior to joining Carlsberg, Jessica has held several senior commercial positions in global FMCG companies and agencies in the UK, Russia, Slovakia and Poland.
Carlsberg Group CEO, Cees ´t Hart says:
“It’s a pleasure for me to acknowledge the strong commercial contributions of Jessica Spence by appointing her to our Executive Committee. I am confident she will continue to add significant value and insights to the Group’s commercial agenda, as we continue our transformation journey and execute our SAIL’22 strategy.”
Born in the UK, Jessica Spence (42) now lives in Copenhagen and works in the Carlsberg Group headquarter in Copenhagen, as she oversees the Group’s commercial activities globally.