Driving Success Across the Atlantic
The European Union Center of Excellence (EUCE) and The Institute for Leadership and Entrepreneurship (ILE) at The Georgia Institute of Technology are pleased to invite you to attend a collaborative speaker’s series event on Transatlantic Leadership: "Driving Success Across the Atlantic" with John F. Brock ~ Chairman and CEO, Coca-Cola Enterprises Inc.
BIO: Mr. Brock joined Coca-Cola Enterprises as President and CEO in April 2006, and was named Chairman of the company in April 2008. Previously, he served as Chief Executive Officer of InBev, the world’s largest brewer by volume, and Chief Operating Officer of Cadbury Schweppes plc, an international beverage and confectionery company. From February 2003 until December 2005, he was Chief Executive Officer of InBev, S.A., a global brewer, and from March 1999 until December 2002, he was Chief Operating Officer of Cadbury Schweppes plc, an international beverage and confectionery company. From April 2007 to December 2007, Mr. Brock served as a director of Dow Jones & Company, Inc., a publisher and provider of global business and financial news. From 2004 to 2006, he served as a director of the Campbell Soup Company, a global manufacturer and marketer of branded convenience food products. From 2005 to 2006, he served as a director of Interbrew/Inbrew, a beer brewing company. He also served as a director of Reed Elsevier, a publisher, from 1999 to 2005. Through Mr. Brock’s international beverage industry experience and his service as the company’s chairman and CEO, he has developed the leadership and consensus-building skills; knowledge of our industry, customers, and competition; knowledge of the Coca-Cola bottling system; and the relationships necessary to lead the company. Mr. Brock’s experience with international beverage businesses, particularly in Western Europe, provides him with a uniquely informed perspective on the international beverage industry.