Jan Craps is CEO of Carlton & United Breweries and Zone President, Asia Pacific South for AB InBev. Jan joined AB InBev in 2002 following two years as an associate consultant with McKinsey & Company and subsequently acquired a range of international experience in senior marketing and sales positions in France and Belgium. In 2011, he relocated to Canada and was appointed Head of Sales for Canada, followed by his appointment as CEO of AB InBev’s Labatt Breweries of Canada in 2014. Jan is a Belgian citizen and received a degree in Business Engineering from KU Brussels and a Masters Degree in Business Engineering from KU Leuven, both in Belgium. He is a board member of Brewers Australia and DrinkWise.
Peter Filipovic is President of our Australian Business Unit. Prior to this, Peter was the CUB Sales Director. Peter has held a variety of roles within the company since joining in 1997, including Sales Director On Premise, Commercial Finance Director and General Manager of Taxation. Peter holds a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and Bachelor of Economics (Accounting) from Monash University, and is a Chartered Accountant.
Lindsay King is Vice President People, Asia Pacific South. Prior to this, she held the position of Vice President People at Labatt Breweries of Canada. Lindsay first joined AB InBev in 2007 and has served in many roles in the People Team, including People Continuity Manager and People Commercial Director. Lindsay is a Canadian citizen and received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Western Ontario.
Richard Oppy is Vice President Marketing, Asia Pacific South. His marketing career at Carlton & United Breweries spans 16 years and he has a strong track record of translating strategy into action to deliver results. Richard has built his career alongside some of CUB’s most beloved and successful brands and brings intimate knowledge of our brands, business and people to his role. He has successfully launched several new-to-market innovations. Richard holds a Bachelor of Business in Marketing and Management from Monash University.
Paul Donaldson is Vice President Strategy, Asia Pacific South. Paul joined CUB in 2008 as Group Marketing Manager, VB and Crown before becoming the Marketing Director for Carlton & United Breweries. Since then, Paul was appointed Strategy Director in 2014 having previously held the position of Sales Director – On Premise. Prior to joining CUB, Paul held sales, marketing and corporate strategy roles at Cadbury Schweppes. Paul holds a Marketing Degree and is a Lecturer at RMIT.
Ken Cousins is Vice President Solutions, Asia Pacific South and is accountable for Information Systems and Shared Services functions. Prior to being appointed VP Solutions for the Asia Pacific South zone, he held the role of IS Country Manager Australia. Ken joined Carlton & United Breweries in 2013 and led the deployment of a global enterprise resource planning solution for the company. Following this Ken served as Head of Deployments for SABMiller PLC in the UK and as LatAm Global Template Lead for Latin America, based in Colombia. Ken received a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Queensland.
Jan Clysner is Vice President Procurement and Sustainability, Asia Pacific South. Jan first joined AB InBev in 2002 and has had several roles in Procurement across Europe. In 2011 Jan was appointed to Head of Procurement in Western Europe and in 2014 he joined the Global Procurement Office as VP Global Procurements, Logistics. Jan is a Belgian citizen and received a degree in Business Studies from the Universities of Hasselt and Liege in Belgium.
Craig Katerberg is Vice President Legal and Corporate Affairs, Asia Pacific South. Craig joined AB InBev in 2012 and has served in regional and global roles in China and the United States. He previously worked for law firms in the US, Peru and Brazil, and has held positions in New York City government. Craig is a US citizen and received a Bachelor degree in History from the University of Chicago and a JD from Northwestern University School of Law.
Marcos Henriques is Vice President Finance, Asia Pacific South. Marcos joined AB InBev in 2003 as a Global Management Trainee and has also served as Global Business Cycle Director and Zone PPM Director NAZ. Most recently, Marcos was Finance Director for AB InBev International. Marcos has an in-company MBA from Washington University in St Louis and has completed additional technical and leadership training with MIT, Darden School of Business and Wharton Business School. He is a Brazilian citizen and received a degree in Business Administration from IBMEC.
Ken Hitchcock is Vice President Supply and Logistics, Asia Pacific South. Ken joined Carlton & United Breweries after previously working as the Manufacturing Director for SABMiller Europe. Ken joined SABMiller in 1990 and previously served as Head of Engineering Group Technical and as Managing Director Soft Drinks. He is a British citizen and received a degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Durban.
Rodolfo Chung is our General Manager for ZX Ventures Asia Pacific South, a subsidiary of the company focused on new business development and disruptive growth. ZX works in areas such as craft beer, e-commerce, hospitality, and start-ups. For more, please visit ZX Ventures. Rodolfo joined AB InBev in 2002 as a Global Management Trainee and has also served as Trade Marketing Director, Regional Sales Director and Brand Manager with assignments in Sao Paulo, Shanghai and Melbourne. Rodolfo has an MBA from Harvard Business School and also is a certified Six Sigma Black Belt. He is a Brazilian citizen and received a degree in Business Administration from the University of Sao Paulo.