Senior Management Change
London and Johannesburg, 27 June 2011. SABMiller plc, one of the world's leading brewers, is pleased to announce that Domenic De Lorenzo will join the Group Executive Committee with effect from 1 July 2011.
Domenic is the Group's Director of Corporate Finance and Development, with responsibility for mergers and acquisitions, corporate strategy and development. During his career with SABMiller, he has been involved in many of its key transactions, including Pilsner Urquell, Miller Brewing Company, Peroni, Bavaria and Grolsch, and the formation of the MillerCoors joint venture.
He joined SABMiller's corporate finance team in 1996 from UAL Investment Bank in South Africa. He is a Chartered Accountant (SA), completing his articles at Arthur Young, and was educated at the University of Cape Town and Marist Brothers St Josephs College, Cape Town. He is based in the UK.
Commenting on the appointment, Graham Mackay, Chief Executive, said: "Domenic's role is central to the group's corporate strategy and development and he has played a key part in the creation of our balanced and attractive global spread of businesses over the past 15 years. It is my great pleasure to appoint him to the group executive committee, and I look forward to his significant contribution to its deliberations."
General Counsel and Group Secretary