Rita Greenwood appointed MD of William Grant & Sons UK & Ireland
Rita Greenwood has been appointed to the role of Managing Director William Grant & Sons UK & Ireland. She takes over the role from Chris Mason, who becomes Managing Director Developed European Markets.
Rita Greenwood comes with a wealth of experience having formerly held roles across the William Grant & Sons business including Managing Director Global Travel Retail, Managing Director Developed European Markets and Commercial Director in the UK.
Both Rita Greenwood and Chris Mason will report into the Chief Commercial Officer and the new roles will be effective from 15th February 2016.
Simon Hunt, William Grant & Sons Chief Commercial Officer said, “Rita and Chris are both incredibly experienced and effective leaders who, over the years have been instrumental in the development of our business in the UK and Europe. These are complex markets and the change in roles for Rita and Chris will mean a refreshed focus in all areas that will drive forward our ambitions. I wish them both well.”
Rita Greenwood comments, “I am delighted to be taking on this role in the UK, we have a strong business in the UK that has been driven by a talented and passionate team. I look forward to working with them to build on their success.