Lee moves on up at Pernod

A NEW international brand manager for premium wine has been appointed by Pernod Ricard.

Lee James, who was promoted to the role, is tasked with developing the firm’s wine portfolio across Europe, the Middle East and Africa in conjunction with local distributors.
“I am delighted to announce this move for Lee which is thoroughly deserved following over seven successful years within the group in a variety of commercial roles,” said Simon Thomas, deputy MD at PRUK.
“Lee’s move to premium wine brands will add to the UK wine market expertise within the brand owner and support Pernod Ricard’s aim to drive value sales growth in UK wine.”