Former PepsiCo CEO Darren Fullerton has been appointed Frucor Suntory CEO (Australia and New Zealand).
Frucor Suntory Australian brands include V, Ribena, Up & Go and Rockstar Energy Drink.
Fullerton spend 18 years at PepsiCo across multiple functions, until leaving the beverage giant in 2015.
Most recently, Fullerton led Winc, a $1billion+ market leader in office products and business solutions across Australasia. He left the company in October 2019.
Fullerton said: “It’s truly an honour to be joining the Frucor Suntory team and to be able to play a part in the next incredible chapter of a business I have always had great respect for.
“Strong brands, a vibrant culture, and a thirst for success are hallmarks of most successful businesses – and I look forward to building on these inherent strengths at Frucor Suntory.”
Fullerton starts his new role on April 14 and will be based in Sydney.