Diageo Names U.S. Spirits President

Diageo named Gregorio Gutierrez, currently Managing Director of Southern Europe, President U.S. Spirits.

He will be based in New York, and will report to Claudia Schubert.  He will  join the North America Executive team.

Since joining Diageo in 2007, Gutierrez has held various management roles in different parts of the world. He has led Diageo’s businesses across Latin America and in Europe, “creating a strong track record for leading transformative growth and building high performing teams and cultures in multiple markets,” the company said.