We are delighted to announce that Ivan Menezes, Chief Executive, Diageo, has been awarded a Knighthood for services to Business and to Equality, in His Majesty The King’s 2023 New Year Honours List.
Ivan Menezes, Chief Executive, Diageo, commented: ‘I am incredibly honoured to receive this award on behalf of my 28,000 colleagues in Diageo. Their creativity, passion and drive has enabled Diageo, a British company, to become a truly global leader, making a positive contribution to the communities we serve. Everyone at Diageo is committed to shaping a more sustainable and inclusive business and society and I am very proud to accept this honour in recognition of what has been achieved so far.’
Úrsula Mejia-Melgar, Marketing Director for Southern Europe, observes firsthand how Diageo’s brands champion our commitment to gender equity, with our marketing continuing to challenge stereotypes and celebrate diversity.
Watch the video to see how marketing at Diageo, including @jbrarewhisky‘s ‘She’ campaign, is breaking down barriers across society.