Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev) has appointed Michel Doukeris as president of North America, replacing the outgoing João Castro Neves. Doukeris currently serves as chief sales officer and will begin his new role in 2018.

Carlos Brito, chief executive of AB InBev, said: “The US is our most
important market and we recognise the need to continue to focus on driving top
line growth across our portfolio. Michel has extensive experience delivering
results for our business worldwide, including helping to grow Budweiser
globally and launching. He is the ideal person to lead North America at this time,
together with an emerging group of leaders being elevated in the company.”