OTTAWA (dpa-AFX) - Molson Coors Brewing Co. (TAP, TPX_A.TO, TPX_B.TO) said it named Gavin Hattersley Global Chief Financial Officer for Molson Coors, succeeding Stewart Glendinning.
The company provided further detail on its plans to incorporate the recently announced StarBev acquisition into its business by naming Mark Hunter CEO of the new business unit, which adds nine Central European countries to its growth market portfolio. Hunter currently serves as CEO of the company's UK & Ireland business.
Stewart Glendinning, current Global Chief Financial Officer for Molson Coors, has been named to replace Hunter as CEO of the company's UK & Ireland business. Prior to his current role, Glendinning was Chief Financial Officer for Molson Coors UK.
The appointments are contingent upon the closing of the transaction to acquire StarBev, which operates breweries and markets beer in Central Europe, announced on April 3, 2012.
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