SABMiller appoints Shalabh Seth as the new Managing Director of its India operations
SABMiller India, the subsidiary of SABMiller plc, announced the appointment of Shalabh Seth as Managing Director. Shalabh takes over from Grant Liversage who after making valuable contribution to the India Business is returning to South Africa.
Shalabh Seth joined SABMiller India Operation in its early days during 2003 and has progressed through various senior roles in the organization. He has been the Sales Director since October 2011 and will be taking over the new mandate from 1st of January, 2015.
Shalabh’s key responsibilities will include overseeing the company's operations, expansion & growth in the country and working towards building the business in the diverse and challenging Indian market by strengthening company’s diversified and balanced portfolio of brands.
Ari Mervis, Managing Director- SABMiller Asia Pacific expressed his appreciation to Grant Liversage for his thoughtful leadership of the India business and said, “I am pleased to announce the appointment of Shalabh Seth to the position of Managing Director of SABMiller India. Shalabh is well suited for this position, having had a proven and successful track record in our India Business.”
“At SABMiller India we keep on delivering great beer quality and experience to our consumers. At the same time, we work closely with our partners to contribute to the wellbeing of communities. I´m really proud to have the opportunity to manage this company, which is important player in the beer market. I look forward to working with the entire team and strengthening SABMiller India’s vision and commitment to grow and add value in the country.” said Shalabh Seth.