Dr. Nick Blazquez was appointed as a director of the Company in September 2004 and Vice Chairman in February 2006.
He is the President of Diageo Africa and a member of the Diageo Executive Committee. He has worked for Diageo for 20 years in a number of senior roles in Aisa and Europe.
He is also the Chairman of Private Investors in Africa and a Non-Executive Director of Mercy Corps. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from University of Aberdeen and a PhD from the University of Bristol. Dr. Blazquez is the Chairman the Board Governance and Remuneration Committee.
Dr. Blazquez resides in the United Kingdom.