Pernod Ricard India appoints Paul-Robert Bouhier

Was CEO of Southern Europe

Dec 14, 2022 01:23:00 PM | Article | Campaign India Team

Pernod Ricard India has announced the appointment of Paul-Robert Bouhier as managing director, with effect from 1 January 2023. 
 
He will be responsible for accelerating the brand's business strategy in India, developing organisation and people and finding new opportunities for sustainable and profitable business growth.
 
Bouhier will report to Philippe Guettat, chairman and CEO, Pernod Ricard Asia. He will also be part of the Pernod Ricard Asia executive committee.
 
Guettat said, “I am glad to welcome Paul-Robert to Pernod Ricard India, which is among the top three must-win markets for the group. I am confident that with Paul- Robert at the helm, our focus on premiumisation, innovation, digital transformation, sustainability and responsibility will get further accelerated in line with our transformation agenda. He will be a brilliant addition to the India leadership team, and I wish him all the best.”
 
Bouhier said, “I am excited to be a part of one of the most versatile markets of Pernod Ricard and looking forward to playing a part in driving the company’s strategic priorities. I will strive to carry forward the legacy by championing a culture of excellence, customer-centricity, and collaboration that Pernod Ricard India has nurtured all these years.”
 
In a career spanning over 30 years, he has also worked with HUL.