Search
Close this search box.

Scotland-based drinks business searching for senior drinks industry talent

31/01/2023
Malcolm Leask (International Beverage MD)

LEADING spirits producer International Beverage has launched a search for senior drinks industry executives to join its management team as the business prepares to roll out an ambitious global growth plan from 2023 onwards.

Following the recent appointment of long-standing Vice President of Sales Malcolm Leask to the role of Managing Director, the Airdrie-based business has partnered with executive search agency FWB Park Brown to find exceptional, experienced candidates for four senior management roles: Vice President of Sales, Operations Director, Head of Supply Chain and Head of Finance and Risk.

Subscribe to our daily newsletter

Why? Free to subscribe, no paywall, daily business news digest.

All will be based at the company’s Airdrie headquarters and will play a vital role in delivering a strategic plan to unlock the potential of its portfolio of award-winning brands in markets around the world.

As the spirits arm of one of the world’s top ten drinks producer ThaiBev, International Beverage is responsible for the global sales, marketing and distribution of a multi-award-winning portfolio of premium brands, including single malt Scotch whiskies Old Pulteney, Balblair, anCnoc and Speyburn; the blended Scotch Hankey Bannister; and Caorunn, the pioneering super premium Scottish gin.

Sam Kirk, Human Resources Director at International Beverage summed up the current recruitment drive: “This is a very exciting time for our business as we embark on a dynamic new era of growth for our brands. We have one of the most impressive and highly respected brand portfolios in the industry and we need the very best people on our team to realise their potential and turn our plans into reality for long term success. The spirits world is an exhilarating and rewarding industry to work in, and at International Beverage we invest in and empower our people so that they can thrive in their roles and achieve their own goals and ambitions as well as our own. We have a wonderful culture across our business – hard work, pulling together as a team to overcome challenges and always taking the time to enjoy the milestones and celebrate success. We are very much looking to meeting some new faces over the coming months and welcoming four important new members to our senior team.’

FWB Park Brown is an executive search company which advises and supports its clients with the identification of, and recruitment of Board level (Non-Executive and Executive (c-level)) and Senior Management talent. Our company consists of executive search professionals, researchers and administrators, who have considerable experience of executive search across many sectors, disciplines, functions and geographies.

The latest stories

US baked goods retailer set to open its first Scottish site in Livingston

CINNABON, the makers of the most famous icing-covered cinnamon rolls, which started out it in Seattle in 1985 and is

Free Pizza for every home in the country if Scotland win Euros 

A pizza chain based in Larkhall has announced FREE PIZZA for every home in Scotland if we win the 2024

Tesco – another solid performance

Tesco, the UK’s largest supermarket, has announced its first quarter trading statement: Charlie Huggins, Manager of the Quality Shares Portfolio

Edinburgh bakery business causes a buzz with insect bakes following support from Business Gateway

The Insect Café won in the ‘individual cake’ category at the National Scottish Baker of the Year Awards 2024/25 An

Subscribe to our daily newsletter

Why? Free to subscribe, no paywall, daily business news digest.